Having its origin in China, spaghetti squash is one of the most authentic and all-time favorite squashes of many. The name - ‘spaghetti squash’ comes from its unique peculiarity that – this squash looks exactly like a spaghetti on the inside! This is what makes this squash different from others.Continue reading
Are you looking for a great hobby outdoors? Do you want something that incorporates physical exercise and gives a huge sense of satisfaction? Plus, you also get to make some money eventually? Then vegetable gardening might be perfect for you. The benefits of vegetable gardening aren’t just limited to physical exercise though.Continue reading
Have you ever wondered how a real lychee tastes like? Well, the answer lies here. Lychee is a strawberry-shaped fruit similar to grapes, strawberries, and watermelon. A ripe lychee is sweet and full of flavor.Continue reading
Want to know how to can tomatoes without a pressure cooker? Well, you've come to the right place. Eating fresh produce is all the rage right now, as it should be, for healthier living.Continue reading
What do carrot sprouts look like? You need to have an answer to this question if you've decided to plant carrots in your garden. It’ll help you to differentiate between actual carrot sprouts, which are one of the very first parts of the carrot that pop out of the ground, and other growing plants.Continue reading
Many foodies try papaya, but not all enjoy the experience. This is because markets often carry under-ripe or over-ripe fruits that lack flavor or exude muskiness. What does papaya taste like when properly ripened? The trouble is that this “fruit of the angels” has a subtle flavor that can be difficult to find without picking it fresh.Continue reading
Radishes are easy to grow. In actual fact, they can be the ideal vegetable for those individuals that are just starting out or even those that do not have much space available.
However, even though the growing part is easy, this does then lead to a problem. That problem is the way in which you have to store your bounty. Basically, there is a pretty good chance that you will be overwhelmed by their numbers and it would be a shame to see them going to waste.Continue reading
Fall is a wonderful time of year. The days are still warm enough to be comfortable, and the nights are cooler. The leaves start to change to the usual variety of breathtaking colors. More importantly for those of us that grow our own gardens, it’s harvest time.
It’s finally time for us to reap the benefits of a summer long endeavor that started with prepping the soil, planting a garden, and tending to it nearly daily to keep it watered, free of weeds and pests, and healthy.Continue reading
If you’ve ever purchased a green papaya, you know how frustrating it can be to wait for the big fruit to ripen. If you’re not patient enough, you might slice the green papaya open to find the fruit overly firm with a bitter bite. But there are some tricks for how to ripen papaya quickly, and I’m going to share them with you.Continue reading