En Gourde

En Gourd!

Once they get warmed up, drinking gourd vines grow fast. So fast, it’s easy to imagine that they are only motionless when they are being watched. But that’s later in the story. The story really starts over ten thousand years ago. Drinking gourds have been entangled with civilization since it …

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Fresh from the Garden

Fresh From the Garden

As it truly sinks in that today is the day, that now is the time, my mind begins racing, concocting beautiful dishes to pay honour to this perfect head of lettuce. Seventy-two days can seem like an eternity when you live in anticipation of one moment. The season’s first butterhead …

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