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Yukon Gold

When I was a young lad, my Mom would say, “Jeepers!  Look at that DIRT behind your ears, you could grow potatoes in there!”  Then the wash rag would scrub all the skin off the back of my ears. 90 more words

Family & Friends

Baked Potato Chips

If you’re anything like me, you’re always on the lookout for healthier snacks for your family. I also happen to be “working on” keeping a tight grocery budget, so it makes for some fun challenges regarding snack time. 273 more words


Herbed Skillet Potatoes

Potatoes are usually an abundant choice when I do my grocery delivery order every week. Yukon Gold. Red. Adirondack Blue. Fingerling. One of my favorite ways to fix them lately is in my cast iron skillet in the oven. 156 more words

Dinner Party + Game Night

Hi Everyone! How was your weekend? I had a nice little staycation today, since I had a summer day to use up. I basically just ran errands and did laundry, but it was nice to sleep in! 323 more words


Early Potatoes II

This is a continuation from the article Early Potatoes. In homage to the sun, I decided to wait until Summer Solstice, June 21, to dig up the golden yellow tubers, still a good month or two before most potatoes are ready. 608 more words

Growing Methods

The Best Potato Salad

I love my homemade potato salad, and it’s not hard to make!

First some tips about the potatoes. It’s best to use a waxy thin-skinned type like Yukon Gold or red potatoes, or small “new” potatoes. 429 more words