Tag Archive for Japanese Pumpkin

2013/05/13 Spring Vegetable Garden

Now spring vegetable garden looks like this. Finally vegetables started growing for one month.

Vegetable garden

Vegetable garden

1st row1st row

1st row

 Runner BeanRunner bean

Runner bean

 Boir Tomato, I seeded in February and grew in balcony, but still very small.Boir tomato

Boir tomato

 

JP Cucumber, I seeded but only one came out and I bought two plants.JP cucumber

JP cucumber

 

Spaghetti squash, I seeded in February, now growing everyday.Spaghetti squash

Spaghetti squash

 

JP PumpkinJP Pumpkin

JP Pumpkin

 2nd row2nd row

2nd row

 Komatsuna, seeded few weeks ago, snails are eating. I hope they grow fast enough before got eaten.Komatsuna

Komatsuna

 MizunaMizuna

Mizuna

 Cabbage, seeded last Nov. and finally start growing.Cabbage

Cabbage

 Green Onion and Chives, over grown and keep them for seed for next year.Green onion

Green onion

 3rd row3rd row

3rd row

 Cherry Tomato, seeded in February but still very small.Cherry tomato

Cherry tomato

 JP Eggplant, bought two plants because seeded one but did not grow well.JP Eggplant

JP Eggplant

 Red Shiso leaf, voluntarily came out and grew so well.Red shiso

Red shiso

 4th row4th row

4th row

 Bell Pepper, bought one plant because seeded one did not grow well.Bell pepper

Bell pepper

 Celery, grew so big now. I made deep fried celery leaf which was very tasty.Celery

Celery

 Morocco BeanMorocco Bean

Morocco Bean

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2013/04/26 Spring Vegetable Garden

I seeded tomatoes and eggplant in balcony, but they did not grow well since balcony does not have enough sunshine.

So I decided to plant in the garden when they still small.

Bore tomato

Bore tomato

Bore tomato

 

Japanese Cucumber, Pumpkin

JP Cucumber, JP Pumpkin

JP Cucumber, JP Pumpkin

 

Bell Pepper and Cabbage. I bought bell pepper plant.

Bell Pepper, Cabbage

Bell Pepper, Cabbage

 

Eggplant, tomato, shiso.

Eggplant, tomato, shiso

Eggplant, tomato, shiso

 

Celery

Celery

Celery

 

Pea

Pea

Pea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2012/09/19 Japanese Pumpkin, Tomato

I harvested four Japanese pumpkins this year.

Japanese Pumpkin

 

Lots of tomatoes and Zucchini

Tomatoes and Zucchini

 

Avocado & Tomato Salad

Avocado & Tomato Salad

 

 

2012/07/28 Vegetable Garden

This if the snap shot for the vegetable garden now.

Runner Bean exceptionally well grown.

Runner Bean

 

Green shiso grew from seed last year naturally.

Green shiso

 

Peanuts is growing, I seeded first time.

Peanuts

 

Japanese Cucumber

Japanese Cucumber

 

Spaghetti Squash, I planted spaghetti squash, Japanese pumpkin, and zucchini in a same plot. Spaghetti squash is yellow color. I think this is the hybrid kind.

Spaghetti squash

 

Japanese pumpkin

Japanese pumpkin

 

Tomatoes, I seeded so many kinds of tomatoes this year. I do not know which is which. Tomatoes are very slow this year.

Tomato

 

Red shiso, I pulled out all red shiso and just left 2 of them for seed.

Red shiso

 

Carrot

Carrot

 

Salad Burdock

Salad Burdock

 

Morocco Bean grew very well and I harvested a lot,  enjoy Morocco bean every day.

Morocco bean

2011/10/08 Managing Stress Cooking Demo

I did “Managing Stress cooking demo” @Akiyama WC and I had more than 20 people.


2011/10/08 Managing Stress Cooking Demo

 

2011/09/29 Simmered Pumpkin Demo Class

I had simmered pumpkin demo class @Akiyama WC.

 

2011/09/29 Simmered Pumpkin Demo Class

2011/09/28 Simmered Pumpkin Workshop

I had Simmered pumpkin workshop @Degorah’s Palm.


2011/09/28 Simmered pumpkin workshop

 

 

2011/08/20 Open House & Cooking Demo

I joined the Open House & did cooking demo @Deborah’s palm.

I cooked mushroom brown rice for sample tasting & did cooking demo making simmered Japanese pumpkin.

This is my table setting

Demo Table

 

Displayed cook book too.

Healthy Soshoku cook book

 

Mushroom Brown Rice/for tasting

Mushroom Brown Rice

 

Simmered Japanese Pumpkin

Simmered Japanese Pumpkin

 

I had many visitors to my booth and some people signed up the cooking class too.

 

 

 

 

2011/08/12 Yellow Tail & Vegetables from Organic Garden

My husband’s friend gave us super fresh yellow tail which her husband got fishing.

Yellow tail Sashimi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I harvested black soy bean, Japanese cucumber, Japanese pumpkin, eggplant, belle pepper, butter lettuce, Mizuna leaf, Morocco bean and green onion from vegetable garden.

Vegetables

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Just boiled fresh black soy beans, very sweet and crunchy.

Black soy bean

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Just cut Japanese cucumber and serve with kelp tea, very crunchy and tasty.

Japanese cucumber

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2011/08/09 Japanese Pumpkin Curry & Belle Pepper Stir Fry

I harvested Japanese pumpkin from vegetable garden.

Japanese pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cut in half, but it is too early to harvest and still very soft and watery.

Japanese pumpkin cut

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Simmered Japanese pumpkin, too watery still.

Simmered Japanese pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I cooked Japanese pumpkin curry used another half, and this turned out pretty good.

Pumpkin curry

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I made pork stir fry with kimchee & belle pepper from vegetable garden.

Stir fry bell pepper