A Birthday and our Favourite Book: First Tomato by Rosemary Wells


Rebecca and I would like to share a little of one of our favourite books with you. It’s her birthday and she’s 4 years old today so we are celebrating at the farm by picking tomatoes and reading our favourite books. A well loved copy of First Tomato, part of a charming trilogy of books […]

Gentle Lentil Soup

Gentle Lentil Soup www.CubitsOrganics.com

As a recovering vegetarian, Mollie Katzen’s Moosewood Cookbook is in regular rotation around here.  When I’m in a panic and don’t know what to make for dinner I often make this from-memory, tweaked-for-my-family version of her Lentil soup. It’s really simple since it only uses one pot, takes one hour and you don’t need to […]

Moosewood Vegetable Soup with Extra Mushrooms and Alphabets


Mmm Moosewood.  Mollie Katzen’s Classic cookbooks are all well worn around these parts.  I’ve mentioned them here before, but somehow forgot to share our favourite soup during last year’s soup swap recipe posts.   The Moosewood Vegetable Soup from The Enchanted Broccoli Forest and it’s many variations are a regular part of our fall meals around here. […]