This has been the year of the fruit leather, and my favorite so far is this plum and crabapple fruit leather… it’s sweet and tart,
Onion & Garlic Breath
In July we harvested nearly 200 bulbs of big beautiful garlic, and in August we harvested over 100 gorgeous onions- a
For years I’ve tried making pickles- everything from bread and butter refrigerator pickles to classic dills… and for years I’ve never found a recipe I
Potato beetles showed up in my garden this year, and I was ready- here’s what I did to get rid of them organically and naturally
Oh, hi. Yes, we’re still here. Here’s what’s been happening on the homestead!
Planting and More Planting
Putting things into the earth and watching them
You might take one look at our garden and wonder if we’re preparing to be invaded by werewolves, vampires, and other evil spirits. Currently, a good
Living intentionally, appreciating the things around us, practicing good stewardship of the land, leaving the earth in a better place than we found it… all big
Every time I write one of these monthly update posts, I think to myself: “a whole month has passed already?!” Every single time. I can’t
Peanut butter covered in chocolate is one of life’s fine pleasures. And when that peanut butter is mixed with the earthy, smokey, sweet flavor of
We’re still pretty “new” as far as beekeeping goes. Newbies, if you will.
See what I did there?
Of course we’ve had ups and downs