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Defining a Weed

What is a weed? This is a question that has been going around our place for awhile. As we have learned more …

Peeling Fresh Eggs

Our chickens have been keeping us well stocked with eggs, so I’ve been experimenting with different ways to prepare them. One way …

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Composting in Winter

Most avid gardeners agree a compost pile is a must have in the yard. It turns your would-be waste into nutrient rich …

No-freeze Chicken Water

We have reached the time of year when breaking ice in the chicken water is a daily occurrence. We use the Saddle …

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Juicing Pomegranates

Last week we had the opportunity to buy a case of pomegranates, so I figured why not? They’re really healthy, we can …

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Fruit Curd

We recently bought a new preserving book: Preserving Made Easy: Small Batches and Simple Techniques This little book is filled with recipes …

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A Stormy Ending

Last Monday evening we had a major storm come across town and in its wake left entire trees laying on the ground, …

Steam Juicer

Here it is, our new Cook N Home Stainless-Steel Juicer Steamer. I have to say after using it a few times, it …

White Scallop Squash

This is the first year we’ve grown the White Scallop Squash. We started with seeds this spring from Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds. …

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Fall Garden Planting

Are you new to the fall garden idea? Have you ever thought of trying to grow garden crops when the weather turns …