farmers market · vegan · veggies

VeggieFest 2016

~No, this post isn't about a farmer's market, but rather an interesting festival I attended today. VeggieFest celebrates vegetarians, vegan, raw/paleo, organic,  and gluten-free food and the lifestyle that encompasses it. Hundreds of people, including myself, battled through the heat and humidity to sample a unique variety of vegetarian foods, watch cooking demos, and listen… Continue reading VeggieFest 2016

farmers market · veggies


~Kohlrabi made its farmer's market debut a couple of weeks ago, but it wasn't until a few days ago when I finally tried it. I've seen it sold in bunches at other markets, but I didn't want to buy a whole bunch in case I didn't like it. It wasn't until I went to the Joliet… Continue reading Kohlrabi

farmers market · organic · veggies

Rustic Roasted Veggies

~Traveling from farmer's market to farmer's market has started to become exhausting, both physically and financially. And all the produce I've been buying has taken up fridge space. In an attempt to clear out my fridge and show off my cooking skills, I decided I would roast some vegetables. Seems pretty easy, right? It was damn near fool-proof! And… Continue reading Rustic Roasted Veggies