Tag: vegetarian

Chili Pepper Bug Spray for Aquaponics

I found this recipe on one of the aquaponics forums that I read which can be used to repel/kill those pesky bugs and catepillars on your plants. This doesn’t have to be used for an aquaponics system btw. Get a couple of hot chilis, seeds and all and add to a blender. Throw in a [Continue]

The garden is almost ready

I spent a lot of time on the garden this weekend.  Here are a couple pictures of the progress so far.  I have the following vegetables planted so far.  I will post a longer list of activities as the season progresses. Better Boy Tomatoes (5) Big Boy Tomatoes (5) Yellow Hierloom Tomatoes (2) Goliath Tomatoes (6) [Continue]

Recipe: Candied Orange Slices

I have been looking for this candied orange slices recipe for the last couple weeks and I think I found it, finally!  It all started about 3 years ago when I was watching some videos on the NYTimes.com website made by The Minimalist.  I believe his name is Mark Bittman.  I know he still writes [Continue]

Recipe: Fresh Pasta with Sausage and Mushrooms

Fresh Pasta with Sausage and Mushrooms Kosher salt 2 Tbs. extra-virgin olive oil 3/4 lb. sweet Italian chicken sausage, cut into 1-inch pieces 1/2 lb. mixed sliced mushrooms (like oyster, shiitake, and cremini) 4 medium scallions (white and green parts), trimmed and thinly sliced 2 tsp. chopped fresh rosemary 1/8 tsp. crushed red pepper flakes [Continue]

Herbed Spaghetti Squash

Herbed Spaghetti Squash We decided to make some spaghetti squash the other night so I whipped up an easy recipe for it. Spaghetti squash can be baked, boiled, steamed, or microwaved. It can also be served with or without sauce, as a substitute for pasta. The seeds can be roasted, similar to pumpkin seeds. Cultivation [Continue]