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Spiced Pumpkin Soup

Look up pumpkin and you’ll find an assortment of fruit roped to a fast-growing vine that creeps along the ground surface.  With pumpkin the possibilities are endless; their luscious flavor can be utilized in a multitude of recipes.  

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Meatball and eggplant wrap

Like a calzone except a flour tortilla is filled ,wrapped  and pan baked till crisp.

The meatballs were leftovers from a party Diane went to and brought home. 66 more words


Sweet Potato "Pasta"

There are so many food fads swirling round, one of which is to use veg as a pasta substitution.  As I’m in the middle of a gluten free month it made sense to hop on this particular bandwagon.  284 more words


Essential Oils that Repel Mosquitoes

iNimri and Bryta make essential oils out of several herbs in Nimri’s garden. Once made into oils, basil, bee balm and lavender can either be used in a spray to repel mosquitoes or simply put on the skin. 155 more words


Putting garlic to bed

The dull earthy smells of a Gloucestershire field provide no indication of the little bundles of flavour that can be present in the soil. Such is the case with garlic, which starts life mainly submerged underground, ready to utilise the essential inputs on offer during a typical autumn. 414 more words

Pickled Tomatoes

I promise this is the last post about garden tomatoes, because the plants have been ripped out, and this little bundle is all that remains from the garden. 237 more words


Filipino Chicken Curry Recipe

2-3 tbsp. oil

3 potatoes, peeled, quartered and fried

1 lb. chicken, cut into serving pieces

3 cloves garlic, minced

1 large onion, quartered

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