Posts Tagged ‘summer salad recipe’

Sugar Snap Pea Salad with Mint

Summer just turned up the heat, hitting 90+ a few days ago. After a torrential-downpour storm, I rushed to the garden to harvest the last of my sugar snap peas before the heat turned them all that sugar to starch. This salad is a last hurrah to Spring-like weather and a big hello to hot hot summer. Read more ›

How Does My Garden Grow

Summer is a blur.  When I started planting my garden in the spring, there was so much more time.  As long as the peas were in by April, tomatoes by end of May, I was in good shape.  Our spring was early here in Minneapolis, with us even seeing asparagus and herbs in early April.  May was full of lettuce, radishes, green onions and peas.  Read more ›

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