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Container Gardening, Not so Limiting After All

Container Gardening, Not so Limiting After All

If you’re lacking room for a full size garden, often times you can find the space for a smaller garden in a planter or a nice big pot–this is commonly… Continue

Mother's Day Stuffed French Toast

Stuffed French Toast for Mother’s Day

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, I’m reminded of my early attempts at making breakfast in bed for my Mom (I once served her a cup of whole coffee… Continue

For the Love of Grains - Annie Otsuka

For the Love of Grains

I’m in love, I’m in love, and I don’t care who knows it! Although Buddy the Elf was talking about a girl named Jovie, I have the same spirit of… Continue

Winter Cous Cous Salad Recipe

Winter Couscous Salad Recipe

Spring is in sight and boy are we ready for it. Until then we’re in a place of squash and soul-warming food. Stored away for times like this, when hearty… Continue

Farro & Vegetable Winter Casserole Recipe

Farro & Vegetable Winter Casserole Recipe

A hearty one dish meal featuring whole grains and winter vegetables. This rich and filling recipe is easy to prepare ahead and heat up in the oven, making it great… Continue

5 Delicious Juicing Combinations

5 Delicious Juicing Combinations

It’s a new year and we’re deep into winter. Here in Seattle, the sky is overcast and the weather is mild and I can’t help but dream about spring. Only… Continue

Leeks

Leeks Braised with Thyme

Braised leeks are meltingly creamy with a delicate flavor that is wonderful alongside so many things. The butter, liquids and herbs can be switched out to suit your meal or… Continue

Serrano Ham Tapas

Why Spanish Tapas Should be at Your Holiday Party

For those of you have been to Spain, the tapa bars may have been some of the most exciting dining discoveries of your trip. Tapas celebrate all that is good… Continue

Cranberries for sauce

Citrus Cranberry Sauce Recipe

With Thanksgiving just around the corner it’s time to start thinking ahead. Some holiday items can be prepared weeks in advance. Cranberry sauce is even better once it has been… Continue

Pride of the Umpqua's Harmon Walker

Meet a Full Circle Farmer: Pride of the Umpqua

The perfect tomato tastes of sunshine: juicy and exuberant, an encapsulation of all that is ripe and lovely about summer. And summertime is what’s inside each fresh, organic tomato from… Continue