The Gift of Summer Produce

I find vegetables to be quite perfect. I love that they are as vibrant in color as they are flavor. I love the gentle tug of picking a raspberry and the smooth release when you pull a carrot from the ground. Throughout the year — and summer, especially — I am gifted produce from friends with so many tomatoes, they don’t know what to do with them all. Meanwhile my “garden” at home is made of individual pots of basil, mint, or dill, and I am rarely met with abundance. So for those of you with flourishing gardens, the abundance of produce (and generosity) is greatly appreciated. I cannot help but take photos of this process I find so beautiful.

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