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Weekly Recap/Observations - September 19, 2014

Another 2 weeks have flown by!

-I’ve been reading “Animal, Vegetable, Miracle” by Barbara Kingsolver. Every day that I read a chapter on my commute I come home reinvigorated and excited to harvest something from our yard. 840 more words


My First Garden, 2014

I didn’t think I’d like to garden.  Two of my neighbors asked what I would plant in the 8×8 raised bed that was sitting on the property when we took possession last fall.   794 more words

Homemade Celery Powder

Do you know what happens when you slice up little half-moons of celery and then dry them in the oven?

Caterpillars happen.

You can see the shape and size of the original celery slice, marked out on the tinfoil underneath. 296 more words


American Harvest Dehydrator Giveaway

American Harvest/Nesco’s biggest, most powerful dehydrator! Comes with 8 trays, each 1 sq. foot, expandable to 30 trays for huge 30 square feet of food drying area! 228 more words



For the first time I used a dehydrator that I was given by a family member who no longer wanted it…. I had some capsicums that needed to. 85 more words


Sun Dried Tomato Cashew Kale Chips

I am so obsessed with kale chips right now.  Like really obsessed. Like I’ll put a bunch of kale into the dehydrator for a few hours, and then when they’re done, end up snacking on them all day.   348 more words


Beef Jerky

I know I’ve blogged about it before here. But, I recently made more beef jerky. Since I’ve become pregnant I’ve really had a diminished taste for things like salt and sugar. 624 more words