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 #17

Hi everyone, Jess here. While the warm summer days have been pushing back here and there, the cooler and frostier days are coming. It’s a great time to harden some squashes, for the winter, fill the chest freezer to it’s brim, and even bring out some of the processing jars […]


The “Show and Tell” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #16

Hi everyone, Jess here! I hope you are well! It looks like the cool weather is settling in, and I’m starting to go into chipmunk mode here at the Anderson household. Many of our fruits and veggies are being prepped for the winter, lots of sauces, jellies, and hardened squashes […]


The “Show” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #15

Hi everyone, Jess here to present to you the 15th pickup of the Springdell Summer Season! Despite it technically being fall at this point, the summer CSA at Springdell is the gift that will keep on giving until the chill hits the air. Acorn Squash Butternut Squash Spaghetti Squash Autumn […]


The “Tell” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #14

Hi everyone, Jess here to recap the 14th pickup of the Springdell CSA Season! I’m loving the apples, and bracing myself for the inevitable waning of the peppers and tomatoes… Just look at this lovely share! Bartlett Pears Ours were enjoyed as-is, but why not try poached pears? Gala Apples […]


The “Show” – Springdell Summer Pickup #14 2

Morning, everyone! Jess here with the 14th pickup of the Springdell CSA Season! It’s apple time! Hopefully everyone got the memo about storing the apples in the fridge. I have to admit, I don’t always keep mine in the fridge. During the cooler season I keep them in my basement, […]


The “Tell”- Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #13

Hi everyone, Jess here. It’s been one of those weeks – karate, parent-teacher events, birthdays, sports practices, piano practices, scouts… The nights we made it to the dinner table, everything was either on the grill or in the salad bowl with minimal effort and maximum deliciousness. Thanks to our farm […]


The “Show” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #13

Hi everyone, Jess here with the 13th pickup of the Springdell Summer CSA. Things are so delicious. I mean, COME ON, look at these goodies! Butter & Sugar Corn Freshly Dug Potatoes Lettuce Italian Eggplant Bell Peppers Poblano Peppers Cayenne Peppers Apples Carrots San Marzano Tomatoes Beefsteak/Heirloom Tomatoes Garlic Eggs […]


The “Tell”- Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #12

Hi everyone, Jess here with the 12th Springdell CSA pickup of the summer season. This is one of my favorite times of year – filled with colors, flavors, and easy to prep ingredients! Butter & Sugar Corn Boiled, buttered, and enjoyed on and off the cob Heirloom Eggplant Will be […]


The “Show” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #12

Hello everyone, Jess here with another delicious installment of fresh and local fruits and veggies from Springdell Farm. It doesn’t get much better than this! Butter & Sugar Corn Heirloom Eggplant Sugar Beets Kale Carrots San Marzano Tomatoes Solid Gold Cherry Tomatoes Beefsteak Tomatoes Single and Small Shares enjoyed the […]


The “Tell” – Springdell Summer CSA Pickup #11

Hello everyone, Jess here recapping the Labor Day week’s goodies! We spent half of the week camping so our meal prep was short and sweet. Let’s check it out! Butter & Sugar Corn Corn on and Off the Cob If you have time, husks could be used for Tamales, Cobs […]