Shannon Miller

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Gift Guide: For the Armchair Gardener

Of course every gardener you know is going to spend the winter pruning shrubs, raking leaves, and sharpening tools. But this is also the season for …

Living Well: 11 Secrets To Freezing Fruits and Vegetables for Smoothies

Let’s talk about freezing fruits and vegetables for smoothies. When I was a little girl, I loved going to my Grandma Maxie’s house. There was always …

Beet Ravioli with Goat Cheese, Ricotta and Mint Filling Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I'm not sure what possessed me to undertake the task of making my own home made ravioli. Maybe it was the fact that I had a bounty of beautiful large beets that I bought at the shuq (market) or that the homemade pasta here in Israel, I have found to be a bit on the mushy side. …

All About Green Beans

Last summer my mom suggested that I grow green beans along the chain link fence by my driveway. I thought that was a great idea so I gave it a shot …

Recipe: Stuffed Patty Pan Squash

Ingredients<p>3-4 small Patty Pan Squash<br>• 1 lb Sausage (or ground meat)<br>• 1 Onion chopped<br>• 3 stalks Celery chopped<br>• 2-3 Tomatoes chopped<br>• 2 cups Chicken Broth<br>• 1 cup …

Q&A: Are raw beans poisonous?

<i>Thank you Michele for this question on the All About Green Beans post.</i><p>Jenni:<p>Supposedly the old saying “an apple a day keeps the doctor away” implied …

Red Wine Pickled Beets - Jerry James Stone

Wine

How To: Start Sweet Potato Slips

I wanted to plant sweet potatoes in my garden this year. For one, they are one of my favorite superfoods, and for two, they like hot weather and I …

Tomato Variety Recap: Spring 2013

I’m pretty big into varieties. When I want to plant something I like to research what kind of varieties do well here in Austin. Whether it is squash, …

ICON_SEARCH

Organics-21.jpg<p>Perhaps it’s because I have children or maybe it’s the wide range of products now available, but I choose organics more often than …

Agriculture

How to Store Onions, Garlic, & Shallots

For years I've stored onions, garlic and shallots in plastic bins in a kitchen drawer. Like this:<p>That works fine if I use everything up right away, …

Onions

How To: Save Basil Seeds

While beautiful, bolting herbs are generally not a gardeners favorite thing. For several types of herbs this means that their life cycle is coming to …