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Healthier, Herbier, Mashed Potatoes

I have the pleasure of cooking for a vegan this thanksgiving, my vegetarian little brother’s girlfriend actually, we don’t get to see this set of herbivores as often as we would like, so when they do show up I try … Continue reading

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Rogue Potatoes

I posted about potatoes that I meant to plant earlier this month but this post is about “other” potatoes, potatoes I didn’t mean to plant. In my garden mystery spuds from crops gone by, miraculously over winter and pop up … Continue reading

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Unearthing Potatoes

There is nothing like fresh from the garden potatoes! The flavor is robust but the flesh is fine and silky. I was surprised the first time I grew my own potatoes because the skins are tissue paper thin, no need … Continue reading

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Things Happening in the Garden Today

This is just a bit of an end of spring miscellaneous post, mostly and excuse to share some pretty pictures of what is going on right now in the garden. My thyme just broke out into flower, I wasn’t diligent … Continue reading

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Growing Big Potatoes in a Small Space

It’s time to plant potatoes! Last year was the first year potatoes “worked” for me and I got real super market sized spuds. I have attempted to grow potatoes every year I have grown a food garden but somehow I only … Continue reading

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Chitting Potatoes

 Chitting potatoes is the process of presprouting before planting, if you are using questionable seed potatoes this is an easy way to find out which are viable and which are duds, I don’t have a lot of time energy or … Continue reading

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