10 Oct '11, 3am

Pumpkin Fail 2011: This spring, I had 30 gorgeous Rouge Vif d'Etamps pumpkin plants that I grew from seed last F...

Pumpkin Fail 2011: This spring, I had 30 gorgeous Rouge Vif d'Etamps pumpkin plants that I grew from seed last F...

This spring, I had 30 gorgeous Rouge Vif d'Etamps pumpkin plants that I grew from seed last February. I grew them under our new grow light operation, made sure they got watered and didn't get leggy or funky. They grew into beautiful pumpkin starts. And then I proceeded to screw things up from there. I was hoping to create a new pumpkin patch in one of our beds in the backyard. I dutifully moved the starts outside to harden them off and then my back went out on me while I was digging up and preparing other parts of the backyard for planting. Since I was incapacitated, I couldn't prepare the future pumpkin patch area. So, I waited. In the meantime, the pumpkin plants got slightly ignored and maybe not watered as often. May turned into June turned into July and, just as I almost gave up on them, I decided to plant them in some newly made space in our regular vegetable beds. I...

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The Guilt-Free Pumpkin Spice Latte

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Pumpkin recipes

Pumpkin recipes

mnn.com 04 Oct '11, 3pm

– You can use canned pumpkin or your own pumpkin puree in this recipe that is flavored with sausage. Substitute four cups ...