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Saturday, February 23, 2013

I thought “Organic” was just a buzz word. Until I cut open my first organic lemon…

The smell wafted up to my nose – so strong that I immediately called my husband in to have him smell it. Then we tried some lemon wedges in our drink – splendid! Then we tried them with salmon and dill – superb! Well, I was sold. Organic, straight from the farm is the way to go.

This lemon came from a new service I’m trying out: FarmFreshToYou.

It’s basically fresh produce straight from the farm, delivered to your doorstep. They deliver every Tuesday in our area, and every Tuesday morning is a bit like Christmas morning. My eyes pop open and I head for the front door. What has Farmer Santa brought me today??

I take the box inside, and open it to see what fruit and veggie recipes I will be experimenting with this week!

The first week I got beets and fresh spinach. Never had beets before. I made this recipe:

Roasted Beet, Spinach and Walnut Salad

Amazing! Turns out I like beets a lot. And that fresh-picked spinach? Bursting with flavor!

So let’s see what Farmer Santa delivered this week:

Yummy! Looks like I will be experimenting with Kale and artichokes.

Bunny loves the fact that the carrots come complete with carrot tops. Guess who gets to eat those?

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    Sounds interesting, I am going to look into this, thank you. emoticon
    3082 days ago
    You can't beat farm fresh anything! I hit the local farmers markets every chance I get.
    3082 days ago
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