Photo: Pixabay If you decided to plant pumpkins for the very first time, how do you know it's time to harvest them? Pumpkin is ready to harvest when: its rind is hard (you can't easily damage it with your fingernail)its stem got brown/dried upyou can hear a hollow … [Read more...] about When is the time to harvest pumpkins?
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Roslin- a village of hidden gems. Roslin, a modest village just a few miles outside of Edinburgh, is full of hidden gems. Rosslyn Chapel (widely known as a place where the Holy Grail was hidden in The Da Vinci Code- a book & a movie) is located on a small hill just a few … [Read more...] about Visiting Scotland in the Fall. Part 2 – Roslin.
Cranberry sauce always tastes better when it's homemade. Thankfully, it's very easy to make it. You control what goes in it, so you can adjust it to your likings and dietary needs. I made this one with turkey dinner in mind, so you might want to add some more sugar if you … [Read more...] about Easy to make cranberry sauce
Easy to make chestnut cookies (made with chestnut flour & chopped roasted chestnuts among other ingredients). Chestnuts are a Fall staple. You can add them to almost every dish - sweet or sour. And that's exactly what I did last year. I added chestnuts to almost … [Read more...] about Chestnut cookies