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Eggplant Parmigiana

Eggplant Parmigiana

I’m almost getting to see the back of the freezer! Almost. This time around, it has been fuller for longer. Somehow, we did a really good job of filling it up since Summer. Tonight, I used the last of the eggplant from the garden that we breaded, fried, ...

Cranberry Pepper Jam

Cranberry Pepper Jam

I headed out this morning to see about putting the garden to bed for the season – and found another six pounds of peppers. The tomatoes were pretty bad this year – but the peppers just keep on giving! It’s rather amazing how many we’ve...

stuffed eggplant

Stuffed Eggplant

The eggplants are coming in fast and furious. It’s amazing what less rain and more sun will do...

Tomatoes

Tomato Sauce

It seems the weather has finally started cooperating – we’re getting tomatoes! We went o...

Tim Cutting Peppers

Fried Peppers

The weather – the torrential rains – have pretty much destroyed the tomato crop, this ye...

salads with steaks, beets, and peppers.

First Tomato From the Garden

Finally. Our first tomato has arrived! Well – the first we could eat, that is… Critters ...

Ratatouille

Ratatouille From The Garden

We have achieved vegetables! Not a whole lot, but the zucchini and eggplant are looking good. Well&#...

Baba Ghanoush

Yesterday’s it’s just allergies acting up turned into today’s shit, I have a cold....

Hot Pepper Sauce

I’ve wanted to make a hot pepper sauce for the longest time. Today, I finally did it! The conc...

Smoky Sweet BBQ Sauce

When we did our latest harvest from the garden, I thought a BBQ sauce was in order. We’ve alre...

The Last of the Beets

I suppose all good things must come to an end. Today, that good thing was the beets from the garden....

Oven-Dried Cherry Tomatoes in Olive Oil

There are days when I am just not the brightest color in the crayon box… We have a bit of an o...