Mixed Greens Blog

Mixed Greens Blog
Living Sustainably in the Pacific Northwest

Tag Archive for ‘brussels sprouts’

Something Green on the Side

Undoubtedly, green vegetables are the last to be eaten on Thanksgiving Day. So why even bother with extra side dishes knowing that it’s an all out turkey-potato-stuffing-gravy eat-a-thon? I’m sorry, but I don’t have a really good answer for you except that in our house a meal without something green just doesn’t cut it. We […]

Grateful for Brussels Sprouts

I hated them with a purple passion, now I love them with a purple passion. I’m in awe of their form and function, the dignity with which the plant stands there looking ready for a stroll down the red carpet. Whispers of magenta, green and dusky purple, mysterious languid leaves hovering protectively around florets at […]