Acorn Squash Recipe an Italian Sausage Bake

My homemade leftover inspired acorn squash recipe. I combined some leftovers I had in my fridge with an acorn squash and ended up with a delicious lunch! First I’ll tell you just what I did.  But remember this was a leftover lunch.  Much of this could be substituted for other things.  I’ve got some ideas […]

Canning and Preserving Updates

Boy when I type that out it doesn’t seem like much. Ever have those days when you go go go all day and then wonder just what did you do? I guess maybe it was that kind of week.

Gardening in Colorado… an extreme sport.

” Gardening in Colorado may seem like an extreme sport” Hmmmmmm….. I think I need this book. The Colorado Gardener’s Companion: An Insider’s Guide to Gardening in the Centennial State

Mutant Veggies

My garden is just about done for the year.  The weather has turned colder and all that is left is a few Roma tomatoes that are half orange and I am hopeful but doubtful  they will turn red. I’ve been canning carrots and canning beets this past week.   I froze the last of the peppers […]

spring planting in the garden

Got some more vegetables planted in my garden. 8 roma tomatoes, 1 cherry tomato and 1 pear tomato. 2 pickling cucumbers, 1 slicing cucumber and 1 other cucumber don’t remember what it is called… some exotic looking thing that my friend got by accident and was going to toss so I took it.  maybe it’ll […]