CSA Box of Deliciousness

Day’s Verse:
When you win, we plan to raise the roof
and lead the parade with our banners.
May all your wishes come true!

Psalm 20:5

This is our first box of food from Chinook Farms, the CSA we’ve signed up with for the season. It contained:

  • 3 Beets
  • 3 Carrots
  • A bag of potatoes
  • About 10 leeks
  • A large bag of spinach
  • A bag of wheat grains (unmilled)
  • A box of wheatgrass (growing)

Now, I know or can figure out what to do with most of this stuff. Heck, I immediately peeled and ate one of the carrots on the spot — there’s nothing like a fresh organic carrot for sweetness. But the wheat and wheatgrass have me stumped. I’m not into green smoothies, whatever the potential health benefits; besides, we don’t want to buy a juicer just for this. So: Anybody want some organic wheatgrass? Theoretically it’s fabulously good for you. Continue Reading >>