Blog, Gardening

2012 Gardening Experiences

I am doubtful that any fruit will set on my nectarine tree this year, as this poor tree was doused with a rain/wind storm for the last 10 days, but the blossoms were quite lovely none-the-less. With my spouse Max flying back and forth to LA during the week, it has left me a limited amount… Continue reading 2012 Gardening Experiences


Garden Harvests

Today was a great day – I harvested a big bunch of salad greens and baby bok choy from the garden, as well as 4 large artichokes. Victory! I am loving this salad mix that I got from Baker Creek Heirloom seeds – the variety is beautiful. Max and I have been using an interesting… Continue reading Garden Harvests

Large harvest of spaghetti squash.
Cooking, Gardening

Spaghetti Squash Latkes Recipe

We’ve been working on using up an extremely large quantity of spaghetti squash that was harvested from our front yard. One recipe we have grown very fond of is Spaghetti Squash Latkes (or, as we affectionately call them, Squatkes). Ingredients: 4 cups baked spaghetti squash 2 cups grated onion 2 eggs salt and pepper 1/2… Continue reading Spaghetti Squash Latkes Recipe