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CSA Recipes

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!:)

Time To Sign Up For Winter CSA

When most people think of farming, they think of spring and summer with huge juicy tomatoes and crisp cucumbers.  I like that, but my favorite time is the winter.  Winter is when the lettuce is sweet and crisp, the kale … Continue reading

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It’s Fall Planting Time

I know it is hard to believe, but July is the time we plan for fall crops and get the seeds ordered.  The fall crop actually gets planted by mid-August.  We often try to be the first to market with … Continue reading

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What Do I Do With This Okra?

Okra is absolutely the vegetable of the summer.  You plant it until it gets stinking hot, and then it is ready to harvest when it is stinking hot times two, July and  August!  All of us from the south are … Continue reading

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But My Life Is Too busy To Eat Healthy!

I feel like this all the time.  Our life is busy!  We run two farms.  I have a full time job.  We try to spend time with family.  On top of that, we are committed to our health and fitness.  … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Squash Breakfast

Spaghetti squash are a great low-carb vegetable that most people use in place of pasta.  Here is a delicious way to eat it that has nothing to do with pasta, and enhances that natural yumminess of the squash, and makes … Continue reading

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Nutrition for Kids is Critical

A few years ago, I read the book Deep Nutrition: Why Your Genes Need Traditional Food by Catherine Shanahan, MD .  This was one of the most interesting and influential books I have read.   Dr.  Shanahan gives a powerful … Continue reading

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Plenty of Ways to Use Fresh Spring Mint!

Mint is at its fresh best in the early spring.  We love putting it in our CSA bags and we also bring bags of it to the market.  It sells fast.  Mint is not an herb I grew up cooking … Continue reading

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It’s Not About the Kale

Last weekend, I sat down and thought about all the wonderful CSA members we have and tried to figure out why they joined a CSA.  I suspected it probably wasn’t the turnips or kale that lured them in.  After all, … Continue reading

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Basic Southern Coleslaw

Basic Southern Coleslaw Every southern cook knows that to make good coleslaw, you need some cabbage, Duke’s Mayonnaise, vinegar, pinch of sugar, salt and pepper.  Easy as that!  My mom made this recipe throughout my childhood.  So does her sister, … Continue reading

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Eating Healthy Is Important, Even If You Can’t Cook!

For those of you who know me (Jay), this does not come as a surprise, but I like to eat. Not just good food, but also A LOT of food.  That trait, along with the fact that my significant other … Continue reading

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