All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Squash’

Acorn Squash Coconut Chickpea Stuffing Recipe From The Complete Coconut Cookbook

Acorn Squash with Coconut Chickpea Stuffing

Squash is probably my very favourite thing about fall. There are so many varieties that are beautiful to decorate with, but the flavours are really what gets me in the autumn spirit. Rich, sweet butternut squash , sweet-potato-esque delicata squash, and pasta-like spaghetti squash are such fun to cook with. Acorn squash is a lighter version of a winter squash, with …

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Painted Squash Faces Pumpkin And Butternut

Painted Pumpkins: Fun Fall Crafts for Kids

Painting pumpkins is an easy project that will last a lot longer than a carved pumpkin, especially in climates that are still toasty warm in the fall. Sketch some silly faces or favourite things and get crafty! This DIY shows you how to prep, paint, and seal painted pumpkins so they will weather the, well, weather.   Materials Pumpkins or squash Damp …

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Halloween Planter Kale Crocosmia Asters And Rock Spider

Weekend Project: Halloween Planters

For the Halloween weekend project we put together a variety of festive planters with bright colours and spooky touches. We designed our planters with a colour scheme of purple, white, and orange plants along with various spooky additions that are nods to the holiday season.  The supply list can vary depending on what you have or can find.  Hover your …

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home grown vegetables

Harvest Report

There has been so much that has needed harvesting with the cool and super wet weather that we have been having that I just can’t keep up with it all.  This is a collection from my home garden and my community garden plot: many tomatoes, fairy tale eggplant, leeks, small wonder spaghetti squash, zucchini, a baby cinderella pumpkin, and hops from …

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Squash Harvest

First Harvest of September

It’s harvest season.  There are piles of produce filling my fridge, tabletop, counters, bootroom and basement.  I have bags and bowls and boxes of fresh food overtaking the house, overflowing the allotted foodstuff spaces, making it so I need to step over it all to just get through a doorway.  It’s definitely harvest season. Here is what I’ve harvested from my community garden and …

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Red Figs

Harvesting in Early August

This month my neighbours and I have more growing than we can harvest and eat so there is quite a bit of food sharing going around.  Almost daily I get a delivery of somthing, like a giant bowl of fresh figs, that I turn into some lucious creation.  I have also now organized a farm fresh egg delivery in my city neighbourhood …

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