Jess


About Jess

Jess Anderson is the creator of CSA|365 and is passionate about the local food movement. A busy mother of two, Jess loves keeping her family fed by honest local food. She is involved with the Westford Community Garden Working Group, Friends of Fat Moon, and is the current chair of the Westford Strawberries 'N Arts Festival.


The “Show” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #18

Hello everyone, Jess here. I’m home with sick children today, so I may be thawing that chicken stock and using that celery sooner than I expected! We’ll see how the week goes.   Meanwhile, we snuck out for some fresh air long enough to hit the farm. Let’s take a […]


The “Tell” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #17

Hi everyone, Jess here. It has been a busy! With lots of running around, most of my veggies were preserved for the week. Read on, however, as there was a culinary adventure at Springdell’s Potluck Dinner! Look at all these lovely goodies!  Pie Pumpkin  Stored (Awaiting a Pumpkin Pie, as […]


The “Show” – Springdell Summer CSA pickup #17

Hi everyone, Jess here, ready to present the bounty of week 17!   Look at all these lovely goodies!  Pie Pumpkin  Autumn Gala Apples Celery! Hot Pepper Medley Brussels Sprouts Bell Peppers Rainbow Chard Butternut Squash Kale Small Shares included Pie Pumpkin, Green Cabbage, Potatoes, Brussels Sprouts, McIntosh Apples, Onions, […]


The “Tell” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #16

Hi everyone, Jess here. Hope you all had a wonderful week!  The week flew by here, and most of the cooking was done on the fly in between other adventures. We just got back from a quick day and a half jaunt to Vermont, which was beautiful! We found some […]


The “Show” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #16

Hi everyone, Jess here.  Hope your first day of October went well! Let’s check out the farm goodies that are ringing in the month! What a good looking pile of deliciousness!  Let’s break it down. Brussels Sprouts Onions Butternut Squash Baking Potatoes Banana Peppers Bell Peppers String Beans  Lettuce Kale […]


The “Tell” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #15

Hi everyone, Jess here. Happy Monday, and Happy October!   You can feel the change in the air as autumn continues to roll in, and with it, lovely autumn veggies.  Let’s take a peek… Butternut Squash Stored (checking regularly but so far, so good!) Honeynut Squash Cubed, roasted and tossed with […]


The “Show” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #15

Hi everyone, Jess here. Hope you’re staying warm in this raw and rainy day. Despite the intense fluctuations in the weather, there is still a beautiful bounty of produce awaiting us! Thank you, Farm Family! For those of you that have participated in the CSA before, you’ll probably notice the […]


The “Tell” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #14

Hi everyone, Jess here.  As I sit here, I feel the cool crisp autumn air overtaking the last heatwaves of the summer. To me, it feels like September just flew, but exciting times await! With the fall comes apples, squashes, brassicas and root veggies. Cranberries and celery usually come when things […]


The “Show” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #14

Hi everyone, Jess here to check in about the 14th show of the Springdell Summer CSA season’s “Show and Tell“. The bounty is getting bigger and heavier as the season goes on. Yes, those are apples and squashes starting to come into the picture with more frequency. Fall is on […]


The “Tell” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #13

Hi everyone, Jess here to recap a delicious week 13 of the Springdell Farms Summer CSA. First, let me just share about Farmer Jamie’s Scarecrow building contest! The scarecrow building is happening on September 28-September 30th, and Farmer Jamie will supply the hay. There are some amazing prizes, including a […]