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Pumpkin Cheddar Biscuits

Here’s one last pumpkin recipe for our American friends who will be celebrating Thanksgiving this week. The recipe was one of those happy accidents in baking.  I was looking for a pumpkin kale scone recipe that I knew I had eaten and loved before.  I found some online, but knew

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Basil Harvest

When I planted the basil back in May, I was severely disappointed with how few seeds were in the packet.  Surely this would not give me enough basil to make the pesto I was dreaming off.  I was so wrong.  The above photo is all the basil I harvested. The

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25 Must Try Pumpkin Recipes to Feed Your Addiction

The temperatures are cooler, the leaves are changing colours, and the changing of the season has you dreaming of everything pumpkin. I’ve rounded up 25 must-try pumpkin recipes for your eating pleasure, plus a link for how to process them if you grow your own.  From main courses and pasta

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Zucchini Strawberry Cake

Zucchini week has ended up turning into zucchini month, but life happens.  We finally got some good news and found tenants for our home in Humboldt.  We spent the last week sorting everything out and moving the last bit of our stuff, so this post has happened much later than

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Zucchini Brownies with Caramel Icing

Love brownies but don’t like all the fat & sugar?  While this recipe isn’t “healthy” per se, the addition of zucchini cuts down on both a half cup of sugar & butter in the original recipe, saving you 67 calories a serving.

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White Zucchini Cupcakes

When you think of desserts that use zucchini, you probably think of chocolate zucchini cake or some variation of zucchini loaf.  Those are awesome, but I wanted to try something that my young son would actually eat.  He doesn’t like chocolate, so white cake it is.

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Zucchini Tomato & Turkey Bacon Quiche

Sometimes you need an easy dish that can serve as breakfast, lunch, or dinner and uses up your garden produce.  This is your new go-to recipe. You will need: 10 eggs 1/2 cup plain yogurt 1 medium zucchini 1 large tomato 1/2 package of turkey bacon (or regular) 1 cup

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Zucchini Sandwich Bread

Over the next week or so I’ll be sharing recipes to use my surplus of zucchini.  If there’s anything you’d like me to feature on the blog, give me a shout in the comments. In my house, bread recipes have to follow three rules.  They must be easy, able to be

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10 Fruity Summer No-Bake Desserts

Who wants to turn on the oven in the middle of summer?  Not me!  Here’s 10 delicious and fruity summer no-bake desserts for your eating pleasure. No Churn Ice Creams No-Churn Cherry Cheesecake Ice Cream No-Churn Raspberry Chocolate Ice Cream No Bake Pies No Bake Cheesecakes No Bake Saskatoon Berry

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10 Must Try Raspberry Recipes + 5 Need to Know Tips

Hot July days bring loads of delicious raspberries to pick and eat.  Now that you’ve cleaned and frozen them, what do you do?  Make lots of delicious raspberry baking!  Here’s 10 recipes you’ve got to try. This post contains affiliate links.  If you purchase something from them I earn a

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Kristen

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Hi, I'm Kristen and I help new gardeners learn to grow their own vegetables and beautify their yards. I also share recipes that use all that delicious garden produce. Grab a coffee (and your gardening gloves) and join me for gardening tips, simple recipes, and the occasional DIY, all from the lovely city of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

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