CSA 2010, Week 25 (Final Pickup)

I skipped our penultimate pickup last week, so I was eager to get this week’s share — the last for the 2010 season. We received a rutabaga, a bag of carrots, 2 onions, a quart of beets, a quart of potatoes, and 6 ears of popping corn. I have never seen a rutabaga before today. …

Happy Hanukkah!

I made a batch of latkes tonight to celebrate the first night of Hanukkah. They were fantastic — perhaps the best I’ve ever made. (My secret, which is really J.’s secret? Cheesecloth.) I was so happy to heap on the sour cream and apple sauce, and enjoy this infrequent treat. The boys wouldn’t try a …