Produce: — All from Illinois, mostly from Chicago Area. ****!
November 1, 2012 by GaeaJapanese Kabocha squash from Genesis Growers, St Anne IL1 bunch Big Scotch Kale from Hazzard Free Farms, Pecatonica IL1 bunch Leeks! from Hazzard Free Farms, Pecatonica ILa head of Cauliflower from Hazzard Free Farms, Pecatonica IL1 bunch White Winter Radish from Hazzard Free Farms, Pecatonica IL2/3 # mixed green tomatoes from Windy City Harvest, Chicago IL8oz bag of Arugula from Windy City Harvest, Chicago IL1 bunch Purple Haze Carrots from Windy City Harvest, Chicago ILMixed herb bunch (Rosemary, Thyme, Mint, more!) from The Urban Canopy, Chicago ILApples:mixed variety from Ellis Family Farms, Benton Harbor MIEmpire, Northern Spy, Golden Deliciousand 1 half-gal pressed Cider from Seedling Orchards, New Haven MI
February 6, 2012 by Gaea
Learn to be your own apothecary and get glowing this holiday season at the organic body care playshop! We’ll show you how to make all natural, delicious, good-for-you face and body treats that you can trust to be free of chemicals, cheap fillers, preservatives, and other junk that keeps your skin from achieving it’s potential.
In this playshop we’ll cover:
- -the basics of using different base oils, essential oils, and butters to combat skin problems.
- -how to work with these materials, combine unlike substances for a finished product that is both all natural and as convenient as store bought products.
- -hands on creating your own custom lip balm, toothpaste, and body butter either for yourself or someone special this holiday season.
Bring your own small jars for each product.
Thursday February 9, 2012
at Eco, in Pilsen (RSVP for exactly address)
Instructor: Tiana Hunter
June 30, 2011 by Gaea
Read up on EA’s newest ventures and projects! Download our first edition of the EA Formulae Quarterly by clicking the link above, with great recipes, seasonal produce information, a spotlight on City Farm, and meet EA’s Andrea & Dietrich. Read up on your local goodness!