Category Archives : Farming and Food Sustainability

KYV CSA farm members and future members – Please read!

If you are a member or future member of a CSA this letter is important to read and may answer many of the questions everyone has about last year’s share and what local farmers face throughout the year.  __________________________________________________________ Membership Report CSA Season 2011-2012 Dear Farm Members: Our season began November 15, 2011 and started […]

Food Summit, This Saturday, April 21st.

Food Summit, this Saturday, April 21st. On April 21, the Duval County Food Policy Council, an organization dedicated to improving community health, is hosting the first-ever Duval County Food Summit . Bringing key players within the food system together for the first time in a public conversation, we’ll work together to improve the quality and […]

Come Visit Me at KYV Farm on April 22nd for the Tour De Farm!

Happy Saturday all! Sorry for the repost but due to technical difficulties, the info didn’t save in the body of my update.  _______________________________________________ The Tour De Farm next Sunday the 22nd is where local farms in Northeast Florida will throw open their doors to the public to explore and taste.  Please come visit me at […]

Vivian’s Vivacious Vegetable Broth 3

Vivian – farmer extraordinair, hostess with the mostess, master hair stylist, and seasoned chef – shared this idea with me and I had one of those, EUREKA, moments.  Why didn’t I think of this? She tells me, “Nothing is wasted.” With my War on Waste, I was very excited about this idea.Simply save all the […]

My Friend Anna – The Organic Adventurer

Please check out my friend Anna’s new website – The Organic Adventurer.  She is taking the Meat Free March pledge along with me.  Will you join her? She does green living consultation and shares this explanation of what that means.  “A green living consultant performs a “green audit” of your home, lifestyle, work environment, specific environmental […]

My Secret to Health and Weight Loss 1

My secret to health and weight loss is one that isn’t mainstream yet, but it’s slowly growing in popularity.  I still am amazed to find people every day that haven’t heard of it. CSA The wide variety of vegetables I receive has enabled me to get more veggies into my plant based diet by keeping things interesting.  […]