Blue Jarrahdale Pumpkins are one of my favorite foods to grow. Everyone who has a vegetable garden should grow them! If you don’t, you will see them at your neighbors house and wish you had some of your own! Really! It is almost seed buying time, so definitely put these on your list! Come see […]
One thing that most people think of when you think about fall and gardening is pumpkins! Even though pumpkins are thought of as a fall crop, they aren’t. Pumpkins are actually planted in the spring and are harvested in the fall. Caring for pumpkins is different than some other crops. Yes, pumpkins are a winter […]
If you are anything like me, the end of summer means the beginning of fall! I know you’re probably thinking ‘Duh’… BUT, fall is one of my favorite times of the year. Even though pumpkins are thought of as a fall crop, they aren’t. Pumpkins are actually planted in the spring and are harvested in […]
Pumpkin pie, pumpkin bread, pumpkin cookies and all your favorite pumpkin recipes are so much better with your own home grown pumpkins and pumpkin puree. It all starts with choosing a pie pumpkin which is the best choice for roasting or making pies. Learn to select varieties, plant, grow, and harvest these wonderful versatile pumpkins. […]
I love growing, preserving, and using pumpkins almost as much as I do sweet potatoes! I like the simplicity of starting them from seed, transplanting them into the garden, and then leaving them there until the rest of harvest rush is over. Pumpkins just sit in the garden until the vines have dried up. You […]
Decorating for Fall is easy when you follow these 5 Fall Decorating Ideas. Grow your own or buy from local farmers. Mums, pumpkins, cornstalks and more make a big statement when used in groupings and when you follow some simple design principles.