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Harvest Monday

September 1, 2014

Quick Harvest Monday update…

This week, we harvested:

Peppers, tomatoes, cucumbers, our first butternut squash!

Raspberries, Strawberries

I meant to take a picture before I doled them out. 93 more words


In my garden - September 2014

I love pottering around in our (rather small) kitchen garden and I like to plant seeds rather than seedlings. I’ve got some seed packets of vegetables — heirloom varieties — but last year lots of the seeds I planted directly in the soil didn’t germinate. 203 more words


Dill Spears

12 pint jars (or 6 quarts)
2 Tablespoons white vinegar (optional)
12 new lids and rings

5-6 quarts of cucumbers; sliced into spears

6 cups white vinegar… 288 more words

In The Kitchen

Zesty Bread and Butter Pickles

I haven’t been to the Farmer’s Market in a few weeks. And, I was extremely surprised (but very happy) to see lots and lots of Kirby cucumbers. 453 more words

Vegetarian Recipes

Spicy Pickles

There are two foods I’d often avoid as a child: salad and pickles. Not that they were bad, they just weren’t good. I grew up in the eighties: salad was iceberg lettuce with a slice of cucumber and two tasteless grape tomatoes. 530 more words


Garden Harvest

I’ve been wanting to share this post for quite a few weeks now, but I wanted to share as many photos in one post as possible instead of doing multiple posts with only a photo or two. 479 more words


Even Far More To Know About Cucumbers

Every single week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favourite exclusive seasonal fruits, vegetables, and a lot more.
Right now: Believe you know cucumbers? 24 more words

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