Category Archives: cooking

Currants, and rolling thunder

I harvested the currants this week,  just like if I knew what to do with them. We have a red currant bush and a black currant bush and this is the first year there were many to pick. It is … Continue reading

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Strawberry Moon

Guess what —every full moon has a name, not just the harvest full moon in September. The June full moon is called the strawberry moon, and it is happening this very night!  Or anyway this week. It turns out it’s kind of squishy to actually … Continue reading

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