Archive for May, 2015

Fern Creek CSA–Week Two

Fern Creek CSA–Week Two

0 by / on May 31, 2015, 3:32 pm / in Newsletters

______________________________________________________ ICE CREAM SOCIAL Sunday, June 7th 6:30-8:00 RSVP this week in the Market if you haven’t already. (Maybe even if you have!) To Bring: bowls, cups, spoons, blankets or chairs, and a topping for ice-cream, or something that can fit in a bowl and be eaten with fingers or a spoon. We’ll supply ice cream, ice water, and maybe some […]

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Week One

Week One

0 by / on May 24, 2015, 2:13 pm / in Newsletters

Welcome to the 6th Fern Creek Farm CSA season! Those of your who read Preserving Life at Fern Creek but are not in our CSA, these newsletters give a peek of what goes on at Fern Creek throughout the growing season. If you don’t belong to a CSA you’ll get a sense of what they are like, and if you do our newsletters offer a […]

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Rhubarb Pudding Cake

Rhubarb Pudding Cake

3 by / on May 13, 2015, 3:08 pm / in Farm Home Cooking, Sweet Endings

This is my new favorite way to eat rhubarb. I like the strawberry rhubarb pies and crisps and cobblers, but this recipe combines the cobbler feel with a hot rhubarb sauce topping that is perfect with a dollop of ice cream. Since rhubarb is nearly always associated with lots of sugar, I recommend small portions savored infrequently–but at least once […]

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On Waiting and Listening

On Waiting and Listening

1 by / on May 1, 2015, 10:23 am / in Community, Faith, Ponderings

Outside the window I can see Jon and Jenny prepping a bed. They will be transplanting a tray of lettuce, covering the bed with row cover because squirrels are back to feast on our beautiful lettuce, and adding irrigation lines throughout the Hazelnut Patch. Mark is at the hooding ceremony for his graduating doctoral students, and I’m sitting upstairs where I can longingly see Jon and […]

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