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Farm Camp 2016: that’s a wrap!

Summer Day Camps in 2016 went great. We had more campers than ever and thanks to generous donors and partner organizations we were able to offer more scholarships and financial aide to local kids who otherwise wouldn’t get the chance. Thank you Pajaro Valley Shelter Services, Second Harvest Food Bank, CASA, Loaves and Fishes, and [...]

By | 2016-09-30T10:29:38+00:00 September 29th, 2016|Discover This!, Notes from the Field Classroom|Comments Off on Farm Camp 2016: that’s a wrap!

Stuffed Tomatoes and Peppers

This dish is simple yet delectable dish. And with the tomatoes and peppers going off right now, this seems to be a great dish and one the kiddos will love to help with. Ingredients: 2 lb mixed tomatoes and/or bell peppers (approx 15 vegetables, less if they are large) Rice Mixture 2 cups of cooked [...]

By | 2016-09-29T15:06:41+00:00 September 29th, 2016|Discover This!, Family Friendly Recipes|Comments Off on Stuffed Tomatoes and Peppers

Welcome our new Education Coordinator!

Hayley Reitman is the newest addition to Farm Discovery at Live Earth! Hayley graduated with a degree in Environmental Studies from CSU Monterey Bay, focusing on sustainable communities in 2014. She has been working in nonprofits since 2010 with experience in environmental education, habitat restoration, community food programs and sustainable agriculture. Hayley is extremely excited [...]

By | 2016-09-29T14:18:48+00:00 September 29th, 2016|Discover This!|Comments Off on Welcome our new Education Coordinator!

Summer Day Camps at Farm Discovery

Summer day camp at Farm Discovery is right around the corner! Beginning June 13th campers will enjoy exploring the vast beauty of Live Earth Farm with all their wonder and senses. Art on the Farm, Farm to Table and Sprouts Camp is a wonderful way to get kids outside, down in the dirt, and connect [...]

By | 2016-05-31T18:03:04+00:00 May 31st, 2016|Discover This!, Looking Forward|Comments Off on Summer Day Camps at Farm Discovery

Rice Paper Wraps

These rice paper wraps are a go to for me in the summer months when I crave something light. They are fun, colorful, easy, and a great way to pack in the veggies. The ingredients are simple and fresh. And your kiddos will love to create so many different variations. Rice Paper [...]

By | 2016-05-31T16:57:07+00:00 May 31st, 2016|Discover This!, Family Friendly Recipes|Comments Off on Rice Paper Wraps

Root Vegetable Soup

Although it currently feels like summer, I am crossing my fingers for a few more rains in March. I’ve definitely been yearning for those cold evenings when I curl up by the wood stove with a big, warm bowl of soup. While it was chilly and wet in January I frequently found comfort in this [...]

By | 2016-02-27T10:17:21+00:00 February 25th, 2016|Discover This!, Family Friendly Recipes|Comments Off on Root Vegetable Soup

Free Family Nutrition Workshops

The Live Earth Farm Discovery Program is partnering with certified Holistic Nutrition Consultant, Sarah Ahern, to offer free weekly nutrition workshops this winter. Beginning Saturday, February 6th, these family friendly workshops will focus on how to eat seasonally, organically, unrefined, and locally. Through cooking demos and the exploration of the fields and garden at the [...]

By | 2016-01-23T12:19:52+00:00 January 23rd, 2016|Discover This!|Comments Off on Free Family Nutrition Workshops

Stuffed Apples

It's that time of year again, apple season! I am excited to have this delicious and versatile fruit back in season. There are so many different ways to prepare and eat apples, but one of my favorites is stuffed apples. They are a great snack to put in lunch boxes, for after school, or on [...]

By | 2015-09-21T08:28:01+00:00 September 21st, 2015|Discover This!, Family Friendly Recipes|Comments Off on Stuffed Apples

Strawberry Sauce

Strawberry Sauce photo credit: Eat Live Run There is no better time to get sweet strawberries than right now. We are coming into peak season for this delicious fruit. When I’m not eating them fresh, I’ve been making strawberry sauce. It is so simple and so versatile. I’ve been adding it to my [...]

By | 2015-05-21T09:31:52+00:00 May 21st, 2015|Discover This!, Family Friendly Recipes|Comments Off on Strawberry Sauce