Category Archives: Philosophy

The end of the CSA season

Last Friday was our last Red Fire Farm CSA distribution for the year.  This year’s extended season went out with a bit of a bang. A truck breakdown caused the distribution to be an hour late.  However, there were very … Continue reading

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So, a while back, I mentioned that Theresa and I spent the day with Martin, one of the chicken/egg farmers at Red Fire Farm whom we’ve become friends with.  We spent the day picking strawberries with him-he needed to pick … Continue reading

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The End?

So, this is it.  The end of our year long challenge to eat a pretty strict locavore diet. What can we say?  We’d like to say that it has been a success. We diligently followed our principled eating rules for … Continue reading

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I Am Still Alive!

Hi All! Laura is still away, roasting in Florida in 90 degree weather.  The weather is pretty nice is Boston right now, no?  Despite it being gray and a little humid, I can go out without a jacket and can … Continue reading

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The Hungry Months

I’ve been meaning to post this for a while… but life has gotten the best of me and my best laid blogging plans. The Hungry Months Towards the end of the winter or beginning of spring (March and April) there … Continue reading

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Extra Sunday Post! What is our Foodshed?

Quicky post of this cool thing I discovered while browsing other locavore sites. The outer ring is a 200 mile radius from Boston, and the inner ring is a 100 mile radius.  I’m pleased to see that most of the … Continue reading

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Food Celebration Day

Happy Thanksgiving, or more appropriate for today, Happy Black Friday to all of those crazy shoppers out there.  Now that we have survived the gastronomic event that is Thanksgiving, we will share with you our food exploits for Turkey Day … Continue reading

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