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Garden Frenemies

 Friends on your plate, Enemies in the garden  . . .  Garden Frenemies Some foods taste amazing when combined . . . after they leave the garden that is. Whether you have a large garden or a few pots growing on your porch, there are some plants you should not grow together. Non-Compatible Garden Mates […]

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Bell Peppers – Green, Yellow, Orange, Red & White

•QUESTION. If you leave green peppers on the vine do they turn red? Where do orange and yellow peppers fit in? Do they all start green, or are they from different seeds? ANSWER. Sweet bell peppers can be orange, yellow, red, purple, brown, black, ivory or green, depending on the stage of ripeness and the […]

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Quinoa and Veggies

Ingredients: 1 cup quinoa, 3 cups water, 1 pinch salt, 3 tablespoons olive oil, 3 cloves garlic, minced, 1 red bell pepper, chopped, 1/2 cup corn kernels, 1/2 teaspoon cumin, 1 teaspoon dried oregano, salt and pepper to taste, 2 green onions, chopped. Directions: Bring the quinoa, water, and 1 pinch of salt to a boil in a […]

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