Just a few thoughts

Blog

Food, Drinks, Murals and Music in Nashville

Food, Drinks, Murals and Music in Nashville

Guest blogger – Kathy Clark Instagram: @kathy.mpls Here’s a list of must-do’s, must-see’s, and must-eat’s if you find yourself in the country music capital for a weekend. I loved spending a long weekend in Nashville with my best friend, Emily, in July. This highlight reel is […]

Zero Waste CSA Week 8

Zero Waste CSA Week 8

This Week in our CSA We had zucchini, corn, tomatoes, collard greens, onions, cantaloupe, snap peas, peppers, cucumbers, broccoli, ground cherries, and a bunch of basil. We had a ton of sweet corn from our road trip to Iowa plus some in our CSA, so […]

Zero Waste CSA Week 7

Zero Waste CSA Week 7

This week in our CSA we received a summer squash, eggplant, beets, broccoli, celery, peas, bell peppers, hot peppers, onions, zucchini, cucumbers, green beans, and a little bundle of thyme. Since we were gone Saturday through Monday, I wanted to make sure to use up […]

Zero Waste CSA Week 6

Zero Waste CSA Week 6

Just a quick post! This week we received carrots, tomatoes, bell peppers, onions, dill, snap peas, cucumbers, broccoli, yellow squash, cauliflower, and tomatoes. With this week’s CSA I had the luxury of not having to be too creative this week with my cooking. I bought a […]

Zero Waste CSA Week 5

Zero Waste CSA Week 5

This week our CSA gave us: two summer squash/zucchinis, eggplant, two cucumbers, three purple onions, snap peas, green beans, napa cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, radishes, spring mix, and cilantro. Collin’s garden also gave us a few zucchini this week, so our recipes were very squash-heavy. Cauliflower […]

Zero Waste CSA Week 4

Zero Waste CSA Week 4

I feel like I am starting to get into a meal-planning rhythm with our CSA. I pick it up on Thursdays after work and bring it home. I spread it all out on my table (& take a photo) and with it all out in […]

Zero Waste CSA Week 3

Zero Waste CSA Week 3

I feel like I am playing “Iron Chef” every week with all of these new types of veggies, but it has been a fun challenge and I still have not wasted ANY of our CSA produce. I hope you are feeling a bit more inspired to […]

Zero Waste CSA Week 2

Zero Waste CSA Week 2

This summer we are challenging ourselves to get creative with our cooking and use as much of the vegetable as possible. See my first post here. I am hoping that this blog series serves as a bit of inspiration for you as your are cooking with fresh […]

Everything You Need to Do in Fairbanks, Alaska

Everything You Need to Do in Fairbanks, Alaska

Once I got over the initial shock of the sky never actually getting dark while I visited, I fell in love with Alaska. It took 37 hours of flying and layovers to get there from Minneapolis (see this post), but it was so worth it. […]

Zero Waste CSA Week 1

Zero Waste CSA Week 1

Last summer was the first time that we tried a local CSA (community supported agriculture) program. We had a great experience with the regular deliveries of fresh, organic vegetables. We were able to meet the farmers and visit the farm that was raising our food. […]