More Rain and Apples!!

As we all know, heavy storms passed through the metro area from the West beginning Friday. Bookending the storms was a total of 4” of rain. On top of all the moisture we’ve already received over the past month, this was too much for many of our crops. We continue to...

Arugula/Lettuce Salad Mix

Ingredients 4 cups young arugula leaves and lettuce mix, rinsed and dried 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved 1/4 cup pine nuts 2 tablespoons grapeseed oil or olive oil 1 tablespoon rice vinegar Salt to taste Freshly ground black pepper to taste 1/4 cup grated Parmesan...

Kale and Kohlrabi Recipe

Sauted Kale Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds young kale, stems and leaves coarsely chopped 3 tablespoons olive oil 2 cloves garlic, finely sliced 1/2 cup vegetable stock or water Salt and pepper 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar Directions Heat olive oil in a large saucepan over...

Advocating for Change

ACT-Advocating Change Together – is a grass roots social change organization that marks its 34th year. ACT is a two time winner of the Minnesota Council Non Profits Mission Award. ACT is about self-advocacy and change. It is about teaching us to speak up for...

Night on the Street

Chelsey participated for her 8th year at the Night on the Street event at Plymouth Congregational Church in Minneapolis. She listened to speakers talk about services for homeless youth as well as young adults and talked about their experiences as homeless youth. And...