Newsletter: Nov 19, 2014

Have a Very Veggie Holiday Season! 

Show your friends, family and business contacts some love with gifts from Front Porch Picking. Of course, you can give the gift of home delivery all year long with weekly, bi-weekly, and monthly shares with FPP Gift Certificates, but we’re also excited to offer gift bags and baskets. No store, no lines, no shopping, no problem – just explore our offerings, choose your local, sustainable gifts and we’ll deliver them to your door. All you have to do is collect the gratitude!

Coffee & Mugs:  Together, Sweetwater’s Holiday blend and two ceramic mugs create the perfect warmth for the holiday season. Design of mugs and bags will vary. Holiday or fall designs available. Priced at 28.00


Grits & Meal: For the true Southerner, this gift is pure delight. Grown and ground by Teagan Farms, this local artisan package is made from a 100 year old heirloom corn seed. It includes 1 jar of grits and 1 jar of meal. Holiday jars or plain available. Price at 28.00


Fall Delectables: A perfect gift giving basket for Thanksgiving includes a Jones Family Apple Butter, Waldoch Honey, a cheese plate, and kitchen towel. Priced at  $32.50


Pie in a Basket: Love Jones Family Jams? Then you will love this basket! It has everything you need to make the perfect homemade pecan pie. All you need to do is add the butter and water to make the crust. Basket includes 1 Pecan filling, 1 dry ingredient for crust, 1 pie plate, 1 oven mitt, 1 spatula and a kitchen towel. Choose a fall or holiday designs.  $38.00


Other Baskets Coming Soon:

Jammin’ Good Time: Includes 4 scrumptious Jones Family Jams for every discriminating palate. Apple Bourbon, Orange Marmelade, TripleBerry, Strawberry-Rhubarb. Priced at $34

Coffee connoisseur: A handmade wood coffee grinder, crafted by a local Jacksonville artisan, combined with 2 season blends and coffee mugs are sure to bring a smile to any coffee enthusiast! Priced at 98.00 

Thanksgiving Schedule Changes!

November has rushed in and the holiday race is on. During the week of Thanksgiving, please take note that our THURSDAY, NOV 27th DELIVERIES deliveries and pick ups will be  ONE DAY EARLY. All other deliveries will be on our normal schedule. If you have any questions, please contact us at

We understand that many of our customers are traveling to visit family during the next two months. It’s quick and easy to set your bin on vacation hold well in advance. Just log into your online account and click on the “Skip Deliveries” link in the menu, choose the dates, and save. You will receive an email confirmation within minutes.

OUR STANDARD BOXES – please note that items may change due to weather or supply issues.

Local Bin (Mini): (Organic Baby Bok Choy, Black Eyed Peas, Organic Green/Red Leaf Lettuce, Organic Sweet Potatoes, Ruby Red Grapefruit), Broccoli, Green Beans, Spaghetti Squash

Organic Bin, (Mini): (Cranberries, Baby Bok Choy, Grape Tomatoes, Organic Green/Red Leaf Lettuce, Organic Sweet Potatoes) Celery, Pinata Apples, Corn

Grab & Go: Organic Grape, Organic Bananas, Organic Pinata Apples, Organic Green Leaf Lettuce, Broccoli, Organic Grape Tomatoes

Fruit (Add-on): (Organic Grapes, Ruby Red Grapefruit, Organic Bosc Pears, Organic Pinata Apples), Organic Bananas, Organic Pomegranate, Navel Oranges

Recipes Ideas –

Making Substitutions

Have no fear! If you do not like one of our pre-selected items in your regular sized organic or local bin, you have the choice to remove it! Log in your account at and hit the “customize now” link. Simply hit the add button to any of the products you wish to add to your cart. You may change the quantity by changing the number in the text field next to the item and using the ‘x’ icon, you can remove any item in the shopping cart. Hit “Save Changes” for your confirmation. Any problems, just email us at

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle – Please Return Your Boxes!

Returning your boxes clean and undamaged means that we can use it again and again. This keeps costs down, minimizes landfill waste and keeps your carbon footprint smaller. Boxes that aren’t returned will incur a $5.00 replacement fee, so be sure to put it out for pickup

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