Archive for February 2015

Shalgam Masala (Spicy Indian Turnips)

I found a new way to prepare turnips!  I have started to experiment again with making Indian food at home, which we all love.  For the longest time I was trying recreate an entire buffet but that was overwhelming.  I find that buying a prepared simmer sauce from Trader Joes or Fresh and Easy and…

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In Your Box This Week, February 23, 2015

It’s March already next week -can you believe it?! The Moorpark Farm Center will reopen on Saturday, February 28th! Small Box 1 White Cauliflower 1 Celery 1 bunch Turnips 1 bunch Bok Choy 1 bunch Mizuna 1 Romaine Lettuce 1 Hass Avocado 2 Lemons 2 Leeks 1 lb Yosemite Gold Mandarins Large Box 1 Broccoflower…

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Kohlrabi Au Gratin

It seems like there is no high ground for the Kohlrabi, you either love it or hate it or are intimated by it.  This unusual looking chap (with absolutely no known ties to the alien world) is edible from top to bottom.  The greens are wonderful chopped and sautéed as you would any other green. …

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In Your Box This Week, February 16, 2015

Small Box 2 Artichokes 1 Tub Strawberries 1 bunch Spinach 1 bunch Candy Beets 1 bunch Easter Radish 1 lb Broccoli 1 bunch Orange Carrots 1 Green Leaf Lettuce Large Box 1 Tub Strawberries 1 bunch Spinach 1 White Cauliflower 2 Artichokes 1 bunch Cilantro 1 bunch Easter Radish 1 lb Broccoli 1 bunch Orange…

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Winter Kid Friendly Snacks

From our friends and Roots and Wings Preschool in Thousand Oaks!  There are links to their menus for December – February below.  They really do a great job of educating their students about healthy and seasonal eating through our CSA Program!  They are having a Discovery Day on March 7th  – Open Enrollment/School Tours from…

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In Your Box This Week, February 9, 2015

Small Box 1 Pomelo 1 Celery 1 bunch Purple Carrots 1 Napa Cabbage 1 Escarole 1 Colored Cauliflower 1 bunch Cilantro 1 bunch Red Chard 1 lb Tangerines Large Box 1 lb Brussel Sprouts 1 Celery 1 bunch Purple Carrots 1 Napa Cabbage 1 Escarole 1 bunch Red Beets 1 Fennel Bulb 1 bunch French…

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In Your Box This Week, February 2, 2015

Small Box 1 basket Blueberries 1 Romaine Lettuce 1 bunch Turnips 1 lb Broccoli 1 bunch Arugula 1 Romanesco 2 Leeks 1 bunch Collard Greens Large Box 1 basket Blueberries 1 bunch Cilantro 1 lb Broccoli 1 Green Cabbage 1 bunch Arugula 1 Romanesco 2 Lemons 1 Hass Avocado 2 Leeks 1 bunch Collard Greens…

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