Square Foot Gardening Forum

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Compost
by SeanM Today at 4:20 am

» parsnips in square foot garden?
by sanderson Today at 4:01 am

» Oh no! My hibiscus moscheutos plant has some roots exposed!
by RJARPCGP Today at 2:38 am

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in September 2016
by Kelejan Today at 1:04 am

» Soil Blocks: Tutorial In Photos
by landarch Yesterday at 11:32 pm

» New England September 2016
by yolos Yesterday at 11:23 pm

» The SFG Journey-Cover crops
by yolos Yesterday at 11:21 pm

» Tryst with my first DIY SFG
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 10:36 pm

» The Research Journey:free-The Gardener’s Guide TO PERFECT GARDEN SOIL
by has55 Yesterday at 9:32 pm

» Second Year SFG in Canada
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 8:33 pm

» The Research Journey:SELF-WATERING SALAD GARDEN COURSE
by has55 Yesterday at 6:58 pm

» Hand Pollination ?
by sanderson Yesterday at 6:57 pm

» Plantoid' s going into hospital ....
by llama momma Yesterday at 5:40 pm

» Admin back! Classic cars
by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 5:38 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by Robbomb116 Yesterday at 4:53 pm

» Kale & Parsnip Question
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 3:09 pm

» compost thermometer
by sanderson Yesterday at 1:58 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by sanderson Yesterday at 12:37 pm

» EXPERIMENT: Tomatoes to Powder
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 11:00 am

» N&C Midwest: September 2016
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:29 am

» The Research Journey:what to plant now, fall gardening in Dallas-Ft worth
by sanderson 9/25/2016, 9:55 pm

» Medical Topic...may be helpful to some folk....
by sanderson 9/25/2016, 9:50 pm

» Gardening in Central Pennsylvania
by Scorpio Rising 9/25/2016, 9:04 pm

» Mid-Atl - Jul 2016 - Wwwwaaaaahhhhh!
by Scorpio Rising 9/25/2016, 6:07 pm

» Another item for composting.
by llama momma 9/25/2016, 4:04 pm

» mulching
by dstack 9/25/2016, 12:27 pm

» 1,000 worms on their way....
by Cajun Cappy 9/25/2016, 11:45 am

» Mid-Atl - Oct 2016 - Fall Garden 2016
by BeetlesPerSqFt 9/25/2016, 9:32 am

» When is a great time to start a garden? The Fall!
by MrBooker 9/25/2016, 6:05 am

» NEW ENGLAND OCT 2016
by Scorpio Rising 9/24/2016, 10:02 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

I am in cooking heaven!!!

View previous topic View next topic Go down

I am in cooking heaven!!!

Post  milaneyjane on 9/25/2011, 9:37 pm

This is the fun time of year.....everything has been picked and now instead of cooking with just a few ingredients, I can go crazy!!! I think I am on #101 for different ways to cook with butternut squash (I have butternut squash bars cooling on the counter and waiting for cream cheese frosting), DH and I had fabulous breakfast burritos yesterday with hashbrown potatoes, diced onions, and green pepper (all from the garden of course Very Happy ) topped with homemade Mexican Pepper Relish (FAVORITE new canning recipe) and tomatillo salsa. Oh....and the pepper jelly on top of wheat thins with cream cheese.....I think that is going to be my new addiction. Thankfully there are 3 dozen jars of it downstairs! Laughing My huge upright freezer that kicked the bucket last year is completely loaded with canned goods. Life is Good!!!!!

milaneyjane

Posts : 420
Join date : 2010-03-18
Location : MN Zone 4

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I am in cooking heaven!!!

Post  AprilakaCCIL on 9/26/2011, 9:06 am

Nothing like a great harvest with lots of good eats. Excited for you. bounce

AprilakaCCIL

Female Posts : 219
Join date : 2011-06-30
Age : 42
Location : Zone 7b

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I am in cooking heaven!!!

Post  pharmerphil on 9/26/2011, 10:19 am

We are in the same mode...all but a couple bushel of tomatoes that we have been able to save from the cold..left on the vine ripening...needs about 4 days...but other than those...The ELECTRIC meter is spinning like a gyroscope...we are in full processing/eating/dehydrating mode...
It is so wonderful having fresh produce to cook with that would make most fancy smanchy chefs drool to have at hand...
Life IS good isn't it...

pharmerphil

Male Posts : 35
Join date : 2011-09-24
Age : 62
Location : Kenyon, Minnesota zone 4

View user profile http://pharmerphil.proboards.com

Back to top Go down

Re: I am in cooking heaven!!!

Post  FamilyGardening on 9/26/2011, 12:36 pm

cheers Mil congrats on the wonderful harvest!!cheers

i would love the reciepe for the Mexican Pepper Relish Very Happy sounds yummy!....can you share the reciepe for the squash bars too Very Happy what a great idea about using your upright freezer to store your can goods int!!

hugs

rose

FamilyGardening

Female Posts : 2424
Join date : 2011-05-10
Location : Western WA

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I am in cooking heaven!!!

Post  pharmerphil on 10/1/2011, 8:24 am

We get to indulge today...
We are digging into our Kraut stash, this is un-processed,  live-culture “Probiotic... good for You food"
those pictured are quart and half gallon jars...below that the same jars of kraut, with some carrots we canned


pharmerphil

Male Posts : 35
Join date : 2011-09-24
Age : 62
Location : Kenyon, Minnesota zone 4

View user profile http://pharmerphil.proboards.com

Back to top Go down

Re: I am in cooking heaven!!!

Post  Chopper on 10/1/2011, 8:30 pm

Wow! That's a lot of cabbage. Is it pickled or fermented?

Chopper

Female Posts : 2467
Join date : 2010-05-05
Age : 61
Location : Warner Springs, CA USDA Zone 8a, Sunset Zone 7 (I think)

View user profile http://thezimmermannfamilytoo.blogspot.com

Back to top Go down

Re: I am in cooking heaven!!!

Post  pharmerphil on 10/4/2011, 6:54 am

@Chopper wrote:Wow! That's a lot of cabbage. Is it pickled or fermented?
It is fermented Chopper...jarred up another 20 pounds last night...buying another refrigerator...today Laughing

pharmerphil

Male Posts : 35
Join date : 2011-09-24
Age : 62
Location : Kenyon, Minnesota zone 4

View user profile http://pharmerphil.proboards.com

Back to top Go down

Re: I am in cooking heaven

Post  Luci Dawson on 10/4/2011, 2:35 pm

Where did you get those great quart and gallon jars?

Luci Dawson

Female Posts : 267
Join date : 2011-09-07
Age : 74
Location : Albuquerque, NM (7B)

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I am in cooking heaven!!!

Post  pharmerphil on 10/5/2011, 6:59 am

@Luci Dawson wrote:Where did you get those great quart and gallon jars?
Luci, those are half gallon and quart jars...
we got them at a local farm store, that is in the Minnesota/Wisconsin/Iowa area, called Mills Fleet Farm
That being said, the half gallons jars are made by Ball too, so they should be available elsewhere.
Surprisingly, a case (6 half gallons) cost the same as a case or quarts...

pharmerphil

Male Posts : 35
Join date : 2011-09-24
Age : 62
Location : Kenyon, Minnesota zone 4

View user profile http://pharmerphil.proboards.com

Back to top Go down

Re: I am in cooking heaven

Post  Luci Dawson on 10/5/2011, 2:24 pm

@pharmerphil wrote:
@Luci Dawson wrote:Where did you get those great quart and gallon jars?
Luci, those are half gallon and quart jars...
we got them at a local farm store, that is in the Minnesota/Wisconsin/Iowa area, called Mills Fleet Farm
That being said, the half gallons jars are made by Ball too, so they should be available elsewhere.
Surprisingly, a case (6 half gallons) cost the same as a case or quarts...

thanks I'll have to scout around Albuquerque to see if we have them or can get them locally!

Luci Dawson

Female Posts : 267
Join date : 2011-09-07
Age : 74
Location : Albuquerque, NM (7B)

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I am in cooking heaven!!!

Post  Goosegirl on 10/6/2011, 5:15 am

@pharmerphil wrote:
@Luci Dawson wrote:Where did you get those great quart and gallon jars?
Luci, those are half gallon and quart jars...
we got them at a local farm store, that is in the Minnesota/Wisconsin/Iowa area, called Mills Fleet Farm
That being said, the half gallons jars are made by Ball too, so they should be available elsewhere.
Surprisingly, a case (6 half gallons) cost the same as a case or quarts...

I've seen them at Runnings Farm & Fleet as well - I just stood and drooled at them, Hubby would have a coronary if I brought home 1/2 gallon jars!

GG

____________________________

GG   geek 






COMPOSTING:  The only time 'Garbage In' does not equal 'Garbage Out'!

Goosegirl

Female Posts : 3399
Join date : 2011-02-16
Age : 51
Location : Zone 4A - NE SD

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I am in cooking heaven!!!

Post  pharmerphil on 10/6/2011, 6:36 am

@Goosegirl wrote:
@pharmerphil wrote:
@Luci Dawson wrote:Where did you get those great quart and gallon jars?
Luci, those are half gallon and quart jars...
we got them at a local farm store, that is in the Minnesota/Wisconsin/Iowa area, called Mills Fleet Farm
That being said, the half gallons jars are made by Ball too, so they should be available elsewhere.
Surprisingly, a case (6 half gallons) cost the same as a case or quarts...

I've seen them at Runnings Farm & Fleet as well - I just stood and drooled at them, Hubby would have a coronary if I brought home 1/2 gallon jars!

GG
Laughing well maybe if you filled them with  GREAT C I love you RONARY PREVENTIVE food stuffs!!
the only dislike I have for theses 1/2 gallon jars is washing and handling them...especially when full.

pharmerphil

Male Posts : 35
Join date : 2011-09-24
Age : 62
Location : Kenyon, Minnesota zone 4

View user profile http://pharmerphil.proboards.com

Back to top Go down

Re: I am in cooking heaven!!!

Post  Sponsored content Today at 6:41 am


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum