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Harvest Adventures

We started harvesting arugula during the first week of October.  It’s the first of our cool season veggies.  The other lettuces shouldn’t be too far behind.   743 more words


Spiced Carrot Jam

Have you ever heard of carrot jam?  It has been around in the Ball Blue Book (the bible of canning) for many years, but I passed over the recipe thinking, “Carrot Jam? 281 more words

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The Last of the Tomatoes

Yesterday I picked the last of the tomatoes, including the orange ones.   Good thing I did!  Last night we had our first hard frost.  It was 27F.  91 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


A Funny Harvest Story

I’ve written before about bears roaming freely along the paths around our cabin. We generally see the first of our visitors sometime in April and then, depending on the year (and I imagine this has to do with a complex number of factors) we may see them wandering around right through early October. 681 more words


First Goldbar Squash Harvest x 2 !!

First time growing squash and I totally underestimated the space they take up but I’m starting to see why everyone says they are prolific in size and production!   40 more words


You Say Tomato, I Say Tomahto

To look at our weather forecast, you wouldn’t think that summer is on its way out. Yet, as much as I hate to say it ( 899 more words