Archive | August, 2011

Orchard Hill “Raises Dough” for the MCM Co-op

Thanks to Noah Elbers, the crew at Orchard Hill Breadworks and some super MCM Co-op volunteers, we had an amazing Pizza Night Celebration in August and raised some dough for the Monadnock Community Market Co-op. Over 200 pizzas were served to an excited crowd and $850 was raised for the Monadnock Community Market Co-op! View […]

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Green Keene Teens Donate to the MCM Co-op

In 2009, 16 year-old Lucy Allosso started Green Keene Teens to change the way people think about the environment. One afternoon in February, she gathered a group of interested teens at the Keene Public Library to discuss how to make people more conscious of the world around them. The group enthusiastically discussed ideas for eco-friendly […]

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Blueberry Grunt

Ingredients Filling: 4 cups fresh blueberries 1/2 cup (packed) golden brown sugar 1/4 cup maple syrup 1/4 cup water 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 2 teaspoons finely grated lemon peel 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon Dumplings: 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 3/4 teaspoon fine sea […]

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Savor Our Seasons: Blueberries

By Liza Drew, Keene State College Dietetic Intern Flavorful Fact: The bright blue pigment in blueberries is called Anthocyanin, and is a powerful antioxidant. It has such a strong color that the Shakers used to paint their homes with a mixture of blueberry skins, sage blossoms, indigo, and milk. Blueberry season is here, and with […]

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