Freshness Calendar

december produce

December: Pick Now!

How did December get here so damn fast? In the flurry of all your shopping, glass clinking and nibbling treats by the gallon, don’t forget that December offers so many treasures that make for fresh and tasty meals.

november flowers

November: Pick Now!

November is such a celebratory food month; I’m excited to share the latest Pick Now! calendar listing all the wonderful produce and flowers that are in season right now.

fall salad

October: Pick Now!

We’ve totally transitioned to autumn in the kitchen (well, autumn in our flip flops) and here’s what best at the farmers market, in the garden and at the store this month.

september garden

September: Pick Now!

So, I stand with one foot in each season, my well-worn flip flops and a bowl of salsa in one hand and my new stacked heeled boots and kabocha squash soup in the other.

harvest summer

July: Pick Now!

With abundant offerings, vibrant colors and a true sweetness that permeates everything from peaches to even the largest zucchini.

peaches

June: Pick Now!

If you’re heading to the farmers market this morning here’s a list of the best that June has to offer, it’s a great month.

bowl of blueberries

Best of the Season: Blueberries

These are one of May’s showstoppers, here’s how to select the best of the best blueberries and my favorite thing to do with them.

rhubarb stalks

May: Pick Now!

My interactive Pick Now! calendar will help you seek out the treasures of May at the farmers market, grocery store or your own backyard.

april artichoke

April: Pick Now!

My mouth waters every time I get a glimpse of this April edition of the Pick Now! calendar.