Around the Table: Great, Grand Gourds - It's Autumn! I see a wide variety of gourds displayed in stores to grace our tables as both food, and as ornamentation during this autumn. While I enjoy decorating our home for the change of seasons, I enjoy the flavors of fall even more! Gourds are technically fruit and are in the Cucurbitaceae family. The edible forms of gourds include melons and squashes. In particular, winter squashes are high in … [Read more] about Around the Table: Great, Grand Gourds – It’s Autumn!