Celeste Longacre's Garden Delights
it: You are what you eat. The evidence is mounting that what
you put into your mouth matters. What better way is there to
know exactly what you are eating than to grow some of your own
food or get to know your farmer? Celeste has decades of
experience providing good, nutritious food for her family.
You can do it! Celeste’s Garden Delights will show you how to
grow, can, ferment, freeze, dry and root cellar fresh produce.
If you can’t do it all, just do what you can. Start small. Even
if you live in an apartment, you can grow a tomato plant or two
on the balcony or
patio. Or, you can take a few hours in the summer to buy and
prepare berries or corn for your freezer.
If you have a lawn and would like to make part of it into a
garden, the section on No-Till Gardening will tell you how.
Thinking about keeping chickens? Read the section on Backyard
Chickens to see if it’s something you truly want to do.
Food is usually
less expensive when it is in season. Get together with some
friends to take advantage of bulk buying. Farmers generally give
you good discounts if you buy large quantities or “seconds”
(food with a few bruises). You can do it! There’s no better
feeling than having an actual relationship with your food.
Homegrown and homemade (or locally grown and made) are truly the
|Celeste will be
hosting some on-site gardening workshops in Spring,
Summer and Fall. Stay tuned for more details.
Ever wonder if people
could read your face?
Interested in knowing
what your face says about you?
E-mail Celeste to
inquire about a face reading. Schedule one for yourself or for your
group of friends!