Wednesday, July 28, 2010


We are getting attacked by tomatoes. We have around ten tomato plants this year. There's a mix of roma tomatoes for sauce (less moisture) and tomato tomatoes for everything else.

Sunday, July 25, 2010

The Last of the Blackberries

Farmer No 1 tried a few new recipes with the last harvest of blackberries: Blackberry Cream Cheese Frosting tops both homemade cupcakes and donuts for a tangy, sweet and delicious dessert.

Monday, July 19, 2010

It must be blackberry season

It looks like caviar!
Farm friend Jon transformed two cups of our blackberries to make a special batch of ice cream and named the flavor Sent from my Blackberry. Read more about his ice cream creations at Churnin' & Earnin'. Farmer No. 1 complemented the ice cream with homemade poundcake and crushed berries.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

They are blackberries

The mystery has been solved and they are delicious.
We harvested 5 cups of them and there are more on the way.

Farmer No. 1 made a blackberry and blueberry pie.

Thursday, July 8, 2010

In process: Concord Grapes

Concord grapes are on the way. We've made a lot of improvements to the vine for accessibility and future growth. Pies are on the way.