This was our first year growing summer squash. I never really understood why people gave away their squash in the summer. I found myself asking "Why did they plant so many? Do they not like squash?" I never GOT IT.....until this year. Ugh. We were (and still are) drowning in squash. Yes, we over-planted. Yes, we don't LOVE squash. Yes, we'll figure out what to do with the bounty and try not to waste it. Joseph planted eight squash plants of different varieties (EIGHT!