The Little Veggie Cookbook is packed with quick and easy ideas and recipes for preparing fresh vegetables, fruits and berries from your local farm stands and markets. Ninety-nine percent of these recipes were shared by customers who frequent local farm stands and markets seeking fresh, healthy foods. Some of those people were local residents, some were tourists passing through, and some were summer residents from a large radius around the area. They represented a variety of religious and ethnic backgrounds, which provided a nice variety of recipes. The Little Veggie Cookbook is sprinkled with tidbits of information and a smattering of useful growing tips. It includes an herb chart to take the guesswork out of which foods each one compliments. It also contains easy directions to create personalized vinegars and oils for home use or for gift giving. The Little Veggie Cookbook is great for the budding chef in your house and a good addition for collectors of cookbooks. Browse through it and see it would make a nice gift for a new bride, a house warming or your sister, not to mention yourself.