07 Dec Day 38: Grocery Shop
Daily Focus: Create a grocery list and go grocery shopping, list in hand. (5 points)
The United States Department of Agriculture has a great Seasonal Produce Guide that explains foods and the season(s) they fall into. If you click on a food item, you can learn facts about this specific food (including how to freeze or store it) and it also provides a list of recipes that includes that specific food item.
December 21 is “technically” the first day of winter, so “technically” we are between seasons, but really – here in Wisconsin, fall is over and winter is definitely here. Below are the lists (from the website) that describe fall and winter crops. Fall seasonal crops are ending and winters are beginning, however you will see a number of foods overlap.