August update: CSA, etc.

It’s been a busy month! This is why I didn’t want to start blogging again (which I use the term loosely, since I never really picked up much traction to begin with) – I feel so guilty when I don’t post anything! Not a big deal of course – hopefully I can find the time to post more than once monthly – but here are the CSA and non-cooking relating highlights of the month!

Week 5 haul:
  • 2 bunches of garlic

    CSA Week 5

    Week 5 – CSA Haul

  • 1 purple cabbage
  • cucumbers
  • 6 ears of corn
  • small bunch of carrots
  • yellow squash
  • spring onion (did not take)
  • bag of jalapeño peppers

The rest of the month was not photographed (I blame our beach volleyball schedule for that!) but I featured some of the recipes I liked the most below, as well as some of the activities that kept us so busy this month and away from the kitchen!

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Cauliflower Fried Rice with Shrimp, Bacon, Chicken

This rice was appointed into the top three of the hubs’ favorite homemade dishes. So I thought it is absolutely necessary to share. I really love eating rice and pasta, specifically, but hate how bloated I feel after. I saw this recipe and thought it would fit perfectly into our repertoire because of our love of fried rice. I also adapted the recipe to what we had on hand, and hope to add more veggies next time we make it. There will certainly be a next time. 

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