Raíces EcoCulture Garden Crew Spring Update

by Nicole Wines The Raíces Garden Crew is growing. Members of our recently formed Community Action Team as well as students from the Highland Park High School Environmental Club have been volunteering to transplant herbs and perennials, start seedlings, work … Continue reading

Seed Starting for Raíces EcoCulture – Happy Spring 2016!

by Nicole Wines Every year in the late winter and early spring, Francisco and I get together to sort through the Raíces EcoCulture seed collection and get planting, both in our plots and in our greenhouse. This year, our seed … Continue reading

D.I.Y. Fridays – The Mason Jar Meal: Salad with Tahini-Thyme Dressing

by Lauren Nixon Raíces EcoCulture Volunteer and local FoodCorps Service Member I’ve never met a mason jar I didn’t like.  Really.  I have a section in my pantry that is devoted specifically to mason jars. When I’m cruising on my … Continue reading