tomatoes

Homestead and Hearthcraft
Morningbird's Garden

2019 Tomato Review

I tried a variety of tomatoes in our Great Lakes region garden this year. Here are the best and the worst.

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Kitchen Witch Corner
Recipes

Macaroni and Cheese

Macaroni and cheese is the ultimate comfort food. This is a favorite in my house and often requested.  Preparation Time: 20-30 minutes, depending on your options Ingredients: 1 package elbow macaroni noodles, cooked according to package directions 1/4 cup butter 1 package cream cheese, softened 1/4 tsp ground mustard seed 1/2 tsp ground turmeric 4-5 grates of fresh nutmeg 1/2 tsp ground paprika […]

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Morningbird's Garden

Growing Tomatoes

Tomatoes are among the most popular garden plants. Store bought tomatoes cannot compare to the flavor and texture of fresh, homegrown tomatoes, still warm from the sun and there are few vegetables (fruits!) more versatile in the kitchen. While tomatoes are a popular plant for beginners, they can present challenges if conditions aren’t just right. […]

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