Feasts of Resistance

Resistance doesn’t only take the form of protests and marches—it’s in the food we share, the stories we tell, the gardens we grow. Food shapes culture and conflict shapes food—that’s the premise of our Feasts of Resistance class series as we explore, cook, and eat iconic...

Come Grow With Us!

What is The Peterson Garden Project? The Peterson Garden Project (PGP) is a federal 501c3 not-for-profit organization based in Chicago, Illinois. For more information: www.petersongarden.org Our mission: To recruit, educate and inspire a new generation of home and community gardeners who want...

10 Days to Victory: ...

How do you teach an entire city how to grow their own food? That was the question I asked myself after I’d seen this photo at our local butcher, Muller Meats. The lady who took the photo lived in the same building as the butcher shop. She lived in the neighborhood her entire life. When...

Global Garden: Pop-u...

In all fairness, Global Garden is #1 because we’re alphabetizing them all… Vedgewater (more on that later) really get’s the honor of #1 since we’ve been working on it for over a year. But, that’s neither here nor there. Global Garden is an amazing collaboration...