Category Archives: Seasonal: Winter

Homemade Pumpkin Pie with Real Pumpkin

Lately, I’ve been reviewing our winter and summer squash at my job, SmartGardener.com,  After looking at 20 varieties of winter squash, I learned that store-bought pumpkin pie puree isn’t made from pumpkins! The common replacement is Butternut Squash, Pumpkin’s sweeter and … Continue reading

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Poppa George’s Winter Bolognese

Each winter I venture across the country to Maryland to visit my friends and family. With my Abuela Marina’s and Poppa George’s birthdays falling around my Mom’s birthday, Winter Solstice, and Christmas all in December we all get together to … Continue reading

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Curried Lentils & Rice

If you’re the kind of person that likes a good, wholesome meal but doesn’t have the patience to stand over a stove to cook, nor the money to spend on a bunch of ingredients, and also want a meal that … Continue reading

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