Gardening

NUTRITIOUS TOMATO SOUP

GARDEN TOMATOES Because summer is such a busy time, I decided to make most of the tomatoes into juice. Now during the winter when I am not as busy, I have time to use the juice to make tomato soup... continue reading

SQUASH SOUP

SQUASH SOUP January 5, 2018  yield 5 quarts BONE BROTH I just finished boiling the 40 pound Christmas turkey carcass for 12 hours in a large pot of water with 3 tablespoons of lemon juice. I then drained it and... continue reading

BEET LEAVES JUICE

ORGANIC GARDEN BEETS We have been enjoying the beet greens for weeks now; mostly chopped up fine and added to our salads. A month ago I was reading that beets greens are actually even more nutritious that the beet root,... continue reading

CABBAGE ROLL CASSEROLE

CABBAGE ROLL CASSEROLE – serves 5 or 6 This is such a simple recipe that I make it whenever we are hungry for cabbage rolls, but don’t have the time to make them. Today we were at a funeral, so... continue reading

SQUASH IN NUTRITION

SQUASH I am enjoying cooking a squash or two every week; using the pulp in recipes as well as a vegetable with our meal. On Saturday I cooked two squash. One was an acorn squash and the other a hubbard... continue reading

PUMPKIN PIE

PUMPKIN PIE It has been raining off and on for the past 4 days; it is cold and windy; not the nicest weather for taking out the last of the garden vegetables. So I am inside catching up on the... continue reading