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Farmers Market Updates

We had our farmers market vendor meeting last night so we could iron out some details. The hours for all locations are below: Parsons Senior Center: Wednesdays 10am-1pm Davis Hypnocoffee: Fridays 4pm-6pm Canaan Trail Mix Store: Saturdays 10am-2pm We are … Continue reading

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Taste of Tucker Farmers Market

I am new to blogging, but hopefully I’ll learn fast. Just wanting to let everyone know that the Taste of Tucker Farmers’ Market will be officially opening on Saturday, May 28th at the Canaan Valley location. This is a brand … Continue reading

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Chili Sauce from Dried Chilis

After an inspiring visit with our friends Bob and Barbara in Queretaro, Mexico, Alain and I are back in Parsons and back to work.  LaFontaine Bakery delivered ciabatta and baguettes on Tuesday; and sourdough white, muesli bread, sourdough multigrain, whole wheat sunflower and ciabatta on Friday. In … Continue reading

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Woo-wee!! Do you smell that? Spring is here!

Ramps grow from South Carolina to Canada, and in many areas they’re considered a spring delicacy or “tonic” West Virginia is known for having ramp festivals and almost every little community has a ramp dinner as a fundraiser. The flavor … Continue reading

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Ramp Recipes??!!

As a request for ramp recipes came in, I found myself challenged. I am not a fan of ramps….at. all. My family eats them, but the ways that they have been prepared have been pretty much limited to fried with … Continue reading

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Today’s Thoughts

My heart goes out to the people of Japan as I try to understand how people survive a tragedy of this unfathomable proportion… Listening to the national news is not my favorite thing to do…although I sometimes catch up with … Continue reading

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Ramp Time

  I had my first taste of ramps for the season at Hellbender Burritos in Davis tonight. Their special was a Ramp and Cheese Quesadilla with ranch dressing…it was great! I prefer my ramps cooked as in the quesadilla. If … Continue reading

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