Tag: Fall Harvest

Fall Harvest, Summer's Bounty

Harvest 2012

It seems fitting that I should grow tomatoes, being sort of addicted to them! This year another attempt was made growing San Marzano’s from seed. I blame the poor harvest on the awful, wet, cold spring this year and that San Marzano’s need to be grown in Sicily!  Luckily, the best tomato ever, Sun Gold’s,  came along […]

Baking and Sweet Endings

Nora’s Pumpkin Pie

Our Mom was an awesome pie maker. Her daughters are always vying for “the just like Mom’s” award. Psst…I have Mom’s rolling pin and am convinced it has magical properties! Makes a 9” Pie 1 ½ cups tinned pumpkin** (not pumpkin pie filling) ½ cup golden brown sugar 1 Tbsp. molasses ½ tsp. allspice ½ […]