Pumpkin Growing Adventure

We attempted growing sugar pumpkins this year and well….we learned a lot? Did you know that sugar pumpkin vines can grow up to 15 feet long? Me neither. In all honesty I spent a total of $0.29 at Aldi on this experiment and that fact that we yielded 4 edible pumpkins with 5 more potentialsContinue reading “Pumpkin Growing Adventure”

Ombre Roasted Vegetables

Simple Sheet Pan Roasted Vegetables 3 cups butternut squash, peeled, seeded, and cubed 3 cups carrots, chopped 3 cups beets, peeled, cubed 3 cups turnips, cubed 3 cups parsnips, cubed 2 TBS olive or avocado oil 1 TBS dried rosemary or 4 TBS fresh, chopped salt and pepper to taste Preheat oven to 400 orContinue reading “Ombre Roasted Vegetables”

Halloween Cupcakes…Healthy…ish

Modified from Wellplated.com 1.25 cups Whole Wheat Flour 1 cup rolled oats 1 tsp Baking Soda 1.5 tsp ground cinnamon 0.5 tsp ground nutmeg 0.25 tsp ginger 0.25 allspice 0.25 kosher salt 1 Tablespoon ground flax seed mixed with 3 Tablespoons of water 2 TBS olive oil 0.33 cup pure maple syrup 0.33 cup plainContinue reading “Halloween Cupcakes…Healthy…ish”

Getting Connected off the Internet

I am here to grow my relationships with Mother Nature and my local community. There is too much hate and disconnect with those two things so I am striving to be better. My goal is to teach my children that actions do speak louder than words on the internet and that tomatoes are not alwaysContinue reading “Getting Connected off the Internet”