September 30, 2012
by Jeff Quattrone
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Caramelized Blue Jarrahdale Pumpkin Butter, Infused with Orange and Bay

When I planned my garden this year, I was looking forward to growing Winter Squash Marmellata, as it’s known to the Italians, and Jaune Gros de Paris, as it’s known to the French. I was intrigued hat this variety was used for making … Continue reading

April 10, 2011
by Jeff Quattrone
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Big Boxing the Seed Collector, A Slight Timeline

Another plot twist, another piece of magic. I had a hunch to look up the word heirloom. I’m kind of a geek about words. I have the same dictionary on my shelf that I’ve had my whole life. I don’t remember my … Continue reading

March 19, 2011
by Jeff Quattrone
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Heirloom Garden 2011, Part 2 of 2

As mention in part 1, I’m going to be growing a lot of tomato varieties, sixteen to be exact. A few more then I originally thought, but since I have a knack for growing them, I might as well work … Continue reading

March 13, 2011
by Jeff Quattrone
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The Magic in This Story’s Process

When I started writing my other blog, Magic Hat Stories (MHS) I encouraged people to look at their lives as stories, and to remember the magic and impact that stories had on them growing up. I know for myself, as an … Continue reading

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