With day after day of warm sun finally shining down on us (perhaps still with an intermittent garden watering day of rain) the need for cool and refreshing treats is upon us! The local strawberries are here in force and there are whispers of local blueberries on the air, so why not make these delectable […]
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It is that time of year when the strange asparagus plant spears its way up through the mulch, passing through the slender phase in which we try to nab it, before continuing on to create a fairytale forest of wispy trees. Here at the Springfield Food Co-op we have a beautiful supply of local asparagus […]
My son just turned 18 and, with that, I find myself, after 28 years, a mother of adults. While parenthood never ends and I’ll undoubtedly have some sleepless nights, it is a change none-the-less. And it’s weird. So what’s that got to do with ganache? It turns out, in my experience, ganache is perfect […]
The day of love approaches and our stores are now blooming in vibrant reds and pinks. Chocolates, hearts, flowers, and cards abound! For some this brings on a sense of pressure, for others sadness, more yet are thrilled, while plenty don’t even notice the day’s passing (or they wouldn’t if it weren’t for the barrage […]
My Scottish heritage means the world to me. It started with a genealogy fascination, and then I had the chance to go to Scotland itself! I was seventeen and being in Scotland felt more like home than New England did. When I returned three years later, this time on my own, I was slightly worried […]
Each week we’ll be featuring a new spice and sharing recipes that feature that spice. This week it’s Cumin! Let’s get cooking! A staple in curries and spice blends, Cumin adds a sweet, smoky flavor. Try it on potatoes or rice as well! Need more recipes? Find them here in our recipe section!