Category Archives: Fresno

What You Missed at the Market

About my absence: I am just swamped at work and it’s keeping me from doing much else. I’m not even cooking…Chimp has been keeping us fed. Saturday was the first sweaterday at the market since the spring. It sure was … Continue reading

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What You Missed at the Market

Summer’s definitely starting to come to a close. The peaches and nectarines are seeing their last days; there are still plenty of plums, of course. There are still grapes, too, and will be well into the fall. Fred Smeds of … Continue reading

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What’s In the Box

In a moment, a note from the CSA newsletter about how Alice Waters says we’re awesome. This should help Fresno’s inferiority complex some. Denesse said in this week’s newsletter that the heat wave we just had did a number on … Continue reading

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What You Missed at the Market

More late summer bounty today. There are still lots of tomatoes and peppers on offer. Michele of K.M.K. brought some green ones this week after I asked after them last week. I’m looking forward to some fried green tomatoes. I … Continue reading

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What You Missed at the Market

You’d never know it from the weather – it’s still plenty hot – but the crops tell the story of the season beginning to change. We’ve made it through the worst of the Fresno summer – and it was, honestly, … Continue reading

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If I’d Known Y’all Were Comin I’d ‘A Baked a Pie…

…or at least have put out fresh towels!  My goodness, well, sit down and I’ll get out some cheese and fruit and we’ll have a snack and chat. Joan Obra was kind enough to mention me and Nicole Hamaker of … Continue reading

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Fig Fest Favorites

When I was getting ready to go to the market and to Fig Fest on Saturday, I thought to myself, “I’ll just eat a little breakfast. I don’t want to be totally not hungry when I get there.” So I … Continue reading

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