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
How to make one of a kind candles from vintage tins. I love lighting candles during long Autumn evenings. The problem is most of them look exactly the same. If you, too, fancy some change, raid your storage (or a basement) and use old containers (preferably tins) to make … [Read more...] about DIY candles from vintage tins
Photo: Pixabay When do you plant pumpkins in time for Halloween harvest? And how do you do it? Do you put seeds directly into the soil or do they need to germinate in propagators first? Here are my answers to all your pumpkin sowing questions. Photo: Pixabay When do you … [Read more...] about How do I plant pumpkin seeds and when?
Lots of people want to try it because it's fun to grow your own pumpkins and it seems very straight forward. Photo: Pixabay So, can you really plant seeds from a supermarket pumpkin and grow your own squash? The short answer is 'yes', but if your pumpkin was a hybrid … [Read more...] about Can I plant pumpkin seeds from a store bought pumpkin?