The Local Beet: Contributors

Ava George Stewart

I'm a Lover of food and I'm partial to sweets. Growing, Canning, Cooking, & Eating my way through the Plant Kingdom. Advocate of growing your own food, especially when you are landless. Oh yeah, and an advocate for justice as a Criminal Defense Attorney.

Posts by Ava George Stewart:

Clafoutis, The French Dessert for Grown Ups, Mais Oui!

Gift Guide 2012: Keep Calm and Carry On or in the Alternative KISS (Keep It Simple, Silly)

The Complexities of the Love Apple

Sign Up to Dig Your Own Garden

The Weather Outside is Frightful?

I Got a Fix at Dose Market

The Vegan Option: Fast, Easy, Economical, and Delicious Cauliflower, Chickpeas, and Coconut Milk

The Weather Outside is Delightful– Big News for Chicago Gardeners

Tarnation! #36 and #37: One New Recipe & One Recipe from the Bench

This First Blanket of Snow Signals Spring, Not Winter

Giveaway Contest Winner and Belated Can-It-Forward Day

Exploring Mes Confitures: A Treasure of Jar-Worthy Preserves and a Giveaway!

Savoring Summer with Watermelon Grown at Home

May I Have the Envelope Please

Foraging and Canning: An Ode to the Elderflower Ringer, Queen Anne’s Lace, and a Giveaway

Support Agricultural Sustainability and Clean Water

What Kind of Pickle Do You Like?

I’m Late, I’m Late for a Very Important Date, Or Am I: Is the Garden Planted?

Starting Seeds: The Urban Edition (UPDATED!)

Vote Early and Vote Often… for Seeds!

Forget Snowpocalypse! Seed Exchanges Are a Balm to Gardeners in Winter

Preparing for Prosperity in 2011- Quick Hoppin’ John

We’ve Got Worms!

Rising to the Challenge of Cranberries

From Our Beet Reporters – What I like about Congress (Logan Square Winter Market)