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 […]
Curious about if pumpkins are right for you and your homestead? This quick and dirty, 30 second reference guide to growing pumpkins will answer your questions! From soil pH, amount of water needed, spacing and more, this cheat sheet will help you plan your pumpkin crop.
Pumpkin puree is one of the easiest things to make from scratch. You can replace your canned pumpkin with pumpkins fresh from your garden, and it hardly takes any effort at all. The best kind of pumpkins are sugar or pie pumpkins, so buy or grow those if you want a nice smooth puree. Carving […]
Roasted pumpkin seeds are one of my favorite seasonal snacks, and this recipe has been one of the more popular posts on my blog for a couple of years.
How do you know when a pumpkin is ready to be picked? The perfect pumpkin has many characteristics. Check out this post to see what they are.
You know those things that you buy regularly, only to realize they are super easy to make? Canned pumpkin is one of those things. It is ridiculously easy to make at home with high quality pumpkins. What’s more, it’s sort of fun to make as well. My kids love helping me make pumpkin puree.