Monthly Archives: August 2015

We want to help you enjoy the veggies we grow for you! Below are links to recipes for the vegetables we grow here at BBB, and we hope to add to this list every season. Please share in the Comments Section if you have other CSA veggie recipes or links you want to recommend. Happy Cooking! And as always, CSA members can email us if you have no idea how to use a particular vegetable from your weekly delivery!:)

What Happens on the New Farm This Fall?

Most of you know we bought a new farm, near Mint Hill, this past November.  It was just a big open agricultural field with no buildings, homes, or even a single tree.  We have been working hard to make it … Continue reading

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Refrigerator Scramble

Jay and I almost always have a good breakfast that includes plenty of veggies.  This starts the day off right, and helps ensure we are eating 7-9 servings of fruits and veggies every day.  One of my favorite ways to … Continue reading

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Eggplant Rolitini

This is a recipe I got from the Cannizzaro Famiglia website.  Melanie Cannizzaro has her tomato sauces in the booth right behind us at Atherton Market, so we get to chat about what we are cooking every week.  This is … Continue reading

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The Advantages of Being a Coastal Vulture

This is a guest post written by my offbeat husband Jay.  Love this guy! On our recent visit to the coast, we discovered an interesting fact.  Vultures at the coast live longer than vultures inland.  What an odd phenomenon!  How … Continue reading

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Pizza Stuffed Patty Pan Squash

It is summer, and the squash are abounding!  People seem to know what to do with zucchini and yellow crookneck squash, but are stumped by the strange “flying saucer” looking patty pans.  My favorite way to cook patty pan squash … Continue reading

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What Does a Working Farm Look Like?

Often we have farm visitors.  This might include CSA members who pick up at the farm, other growers, chefs, or even a farm dinner or two.  What most people don’t know is that whenever we expect guests, we go into … Continue reading

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“Kitchen Sink Stir Fry” Guest Post by Organic Eater

Hello BBB readers! My name is Dana, and I blog as Organic Eater. I have been a member of Bell’s Best CSA for four years, and have loved (almost) every minute of it. That first year was a huge learning … Continue reading

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The Hardest Part about Eating Healthy

We all know we need to take care of our bodies and eat healthy food.  Why, then, does there seem to be so much confusion on the topic and so few people actually doing that?  If you ask 20 different … Continue reading

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