Category Archives: pumpkins

Harvest Monday

This past weekend I dug all the potatoes. I grew red fingerling, Satina, a yellow skin-yellow fleshed potato, and Katahdin, a buff/white fleshed potato. The Katahdin had some very nice large potatoes All together they were over 50 lbs of … Continue reading

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Pumpkin & Chickpea Soup

This soup was inspired by a recipe in Simply in Season. However the recipe called for chicken and I was wanted it to be a meatless meal, since the chickpeas give enough protein. So here’s my modification. Next time I … Continue reading

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2011 Garden Reflections: Cucumbers & Squash

As I look back on this second year in this garden, some of last year’s successes were repeated, others were not. Some of last year’s failures were corrected, others were not. Here are part of my reflections. Previous posts were … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 9/26/11

Though temperatures have been above normal for the past week, the garden is getting less sun and slowing down. The tomato vines were affected by frost two weeks ago and the green tomatoes were falling off the vines. So I … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 9/19

Here are a few harvests from earlier this week. I made salsa so I picked a lot of peppers. I bought a 1/2 bushel of tomatoes to can since mine aren’t producing as much as last year. Friday and Saturday … Continue reading

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