News from the Pawtuxet Village Farmers Market:
Finally, we should have a clear, non-arctic evening for our market. Come back and taste the goodness from our faithful vendors: The Local Catch, Blue Skys Farm, PV Farmstand, Foremost Baking Company, Little Falls Cafe, and (we hope) Presto Strange O coffee truck. Our market table will feature products from Virginia & Spanish Peanut Company, Rhody Fresh butter and cheese, Fruit Hill Apiaries Honey and Barden Orchard apples.
New this week: Winter Chevre from Beltane Farm. Market regulars will fondly recall the delightful goat cheeses from Paul Trubey’s Lebanon CT farm, sold at our regular season market. This chevre is described as follows:
“While our goats are on winter break from milking, our cow Betsey Bigelow provides the milk for this creamy, soft cheese with a velvety texture.”
We met Betsey, her new calf Penelope, and lots of goats at the farm when we went to pick up the cheeses. She is a sweet girl, and her cheese is delicious. Samples will be available tomorrow.
And we will have a familiar face behind the table at the Blue Skys Farm booth: Chang Xiong of Pak Express will be subbing for Christina for the early part of the market. Say hello to Chang and get a spring preview.
See you at the market.
…and we’re back to gut bacteria as playing a central role in health….
I am loving all the gut bacteria research!
This is a strike I can easily support since I rarely eat fast food anyway!
Not exactly a big surprise, but worth noting. BTW, eat yogurt!
Healthy food, exercise, sleep, water, sunshine, and relaxation: still the 6 best doctors around.
Finally, some good news!
They are also high in protein and whole grains, and have a list of ingredients that even I can remember off the top of my head. Recipe to come in my book, Cooking for Emotional Wellness, due out this fall!
My food photographer took the first picture for the book — gluten-free chocolate chip oatmeal cookies — good for the Warrior’s soul.
Recipe to follow in my book, Cooking for Emotional Wellness — due out this fall!