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So Much Spinach

Spinach | My Edible JourneyThe weather has been beautiful.  Warm days, very few of them truly hot, and cool nights, perfect for sleeping with the window open.  This is how I like my summer (partly because I hate how much it costs to use the air conditioning).  I know, I know, it’s not technically summer yet.  I’m not trying to rush things, honest (never mind that the year is almost half over already).

This weather has been perfect for our spinach.  The leaves have remained tender and vibrant, with no signs of bolting.  My daughter and I planted it several weeks ago.  It was the first thing to go into the ground, and one of the first edibles from our garden this year. Continue reading

Rice Salad with Curried Chickpeas, Pineapple and Cashews

Rice Salad with Curried Chickpeas Pineapple and Cashewse | My Edible Journey

Spring has sprung!

Well, “sprung” may be a bit of a strong word.  Spring has shown up.  Kind of.  The robins came back, if only because they’re programmed to.  We still had snow on the ground last week.  But at the moment the small amounts of warmth and sunshine that we’ve been graced with have produced soft buds on the raspberry canes, tiny, grassy stalks of pungent chives poking out of the leaf litter and an abundance of bunnies, which last year ate our peas down to stumps before they ever had a chance.  Hmmm…

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