Time to Garden?

The last 2 days have been beautiful here in Southern Indiana.  It’s been a balmy 70 degrees with bright sunny skies.  I’m sure it will get chilly again.  After all, the middle of March is a little early for this weather.   But it does have me thinking about my garden.  Well… gardens, really.  I’d like Read More …

Ginger Squash Muffins

This recipe for Ginger Squash Muffins comes from the KitchenAid Recipe Collection. Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/3 cup whole wheat flour (I substituted more all-purpose) 1/3 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup packed dark brown sugar (I always buy dark brown, it has more flavor) 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon Read More …

Plant a Seed

This week we will be discussing Plant a Seed, chapter #4 of Julia Rothman’s book, Farm Anatomy.  This particular chapter covers quite a bit of plant related material including: Average frost dates Vegetable anatomy Squash varieties Build a bean teepee Dry bean varieties Pepper varieties Tater Tower 4 ways to grow tomatoes Tomato varieties How Read More …