Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2013’

Pumpkin Creme Brulee In Mason Jars Recipe

Vegan Pumpkin Crème Brûlée

How do you fit a pumpkin in a canning jar? When it’s made into a deliciously smooth, spiced pumpkin crème brûlée! This is just one of the recipes you will find in Kris Holechek Peters’ book  Vegan Desserts in Jars, a full-color cookbook packed with 75 easy-to-follow recipes (without any dairy or eggs!). Kris has joined us today to share this …

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How To Grow It Eat It Swiss Chard

Swiss Chard: Grow it! Eat it!

Swiss Chard is the colorful star of this installment of the Grow it! Eat it! series, where we will talk about growing, harvesting, cooking, and eating these extremely ornamental greens. Grow It! Chard comes in many colors and is highly decorative in the garden. This cool-season lover is right at home in the flower garden, but it makes such a …

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How To Make Floral Fruit And Herb Ice Cubes

How to Make Floral, Fruit, and Herb Ice Cubes

It’s always wonderful when we can share diverse perspectives on garden projects and crafts beyond what can be found in my home garden. Different climates bring on new ideas and today I’m just so pleased to have a guest post from Southern California gardener, crafter, cook, and mamma, Nadia Ameri from Love, Live and Garden. At my house, the beverage …

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Stocking Flowerpot

Decor in Seconds: Absolutely the Fastest Flower Pot Transformation

Craft projects don’t always have to take blood, sweat, and tears. I mean, do we really need to work so hard for style? Or pay a fortune for it? Not in my books, or I should say Alison Caporimo’s new book. In InstaCraft: Fun and Simple Projects for Adorable Gifts, Decor, and More, Alison shows us 50 fun and simple …

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Fennel Chard And Goat Cheese Pie Small

Fennel, Chard and Goat Cheese Pie

Please welcome back organic gardenista Carolyn Herriot to share with us a tantalizing recipe straight from her garden: Fennel, Chard and Goat Cheese Pie. This is just one of the many garden-fresh recipes you will find in her book, The Zero-Mile Diet Cookbook: Seasonal Recipes for Delicious Homegrown Food (Harbour Publishing). The result is worth the effort when making this recipe. …

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Moss Baskets Medium

Spotted: Moss Moss Everywhere

Is it just me or does moss seem to be everywhere? I know, I know, I live in a temperate rainforest and so yes, moss is in a lot of places. But it seems to me that moss is branching out just a tad more than usual, gracing the outside of baskets, home decor, and even fashion?! It’s pretty, soft, …

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