Springdell Show and Tell

This is a 365 blog taking place starting January 1, 2015 and running throughout the year. This will feature daily recipes, tips and tricks on how to use the produce found in the many sharebox options from Springdell Farms in Littleton, MA.

The Springdell Show and Tell – Winter CSA Pickup #5

Hi everyone, Jess here to present the 5th CSA pickup of the winter season! I hope you are enjoying the winter so far, as well as all these lovely goodies! Mushrooms– (From Western, MA – I’m thinking a stroganoff this week!) Rainbow Carrots– (Store like the beets – I’m reading […]

Springdell Show and Tell- Summer CSA Sign Ups!

Hi everyone, Jess here with a quick CSA check-in and a few brief reminders. Finally, please save your half-gallon orange juice-type cartons and bring them to the farm stand. They will be recycled for May’s Annual Sheep Shearing event! If you’re from Westford, you’ll note that they recently stopped collecting […]

The Springdell Show and Tell, Winter CSA Pickup #4

Hello everyone, Jess here. I hope everyone’s enjoying the holidays, and gearing up for a happy and healthy new year! I’m very much looking forward to starting my 6th year in partnership with my Springdell Farm! It is truly an honor to serve my ever growing farm family. It’s a […]

The Springdell Show and Tell – Winter CSA Group B Pickup #3

Hi everyone, Jess here to explore the deliciousness of the 3rd pickup of the Winter CSA. The jet lag from Okinawa is starting to lessen, and I’m happy to return to a delicious crate of local goodies! Honey – Straight from the Springdell Hives, this honey is the real deal. […]

The Springdell Show and Tell- Okinawan Addition

Greetings from Okinawa! As many of you know, I have been traveling these past couple of weeks and hence missed reporting on the 3rd Group A pickup of the Springdell Winter CSA. In place of that post, I wanted to share about some of my adventures in Okinawan agriculture. My […]

The Springdell Show and Tell – Winter CSA Group B Pickup #2

Hi everyone, Jess here with the second pickup of the Winter CSA Season. I hope you’re enjoying the beautiful wintry weather! As the cold season presses on, I reflect on how fortunate we are to have such wonderful goodies right in our backyard year-round! Let’s take a closer look at […]

The Springdell Show and Tell- Winter CSA Group A Pickup #2

Hi everyone, Jess here, hoping you had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday and are enjoying the snow! As I type this, we’re huddled inside with a hearty cup of turkey soup, made from leftover Lilac Hedge Farm turkey, Springdell carrots, celery, garlic and onion, getting ready to tackle the shoveling. Cranberries […]

The Springdell Show and Tell Winter CSA Pickup #1

Hi everyone, Jess here with the Winter edition of the Springdell Show and Tell! As the new year quickly approaches, you may notice some changes around here. The blog will be moving to a weekly edition, and the “Show and Tell” will be consolidated into one weekly post instead of […]

The Springdell Show and Tell – Summer CSA Final Pickup!

Hi everyone, Jess here with a bittersweet final pickup of the Springdell Summer CSA season, and what a season it has been! As Farmer Jamie prepares for the Winter CSA and Jonathan, Samuel and Clancie head back home until the warmer weather returns, I sit here feeling so incredibly grateful. […]

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 […]