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You Made It!

It’s Fri-Yay! You made it!!! Did your week fly or did it plod? That seems to make a lot of difference doesn’t it?

Whatever the speed of your week…I hope that it was a productive one. 122 more words

Farmhouse Style

When the garden gives you beets...pickle them!

It’s garden season in the northeast!  There is nothing better than fresh grown organic fruits and vegetables straight from the garden….well wait….maybe there is something better…having a master gardener in the family who does all the work.  522 more words

Glass is Good

I have tried, as much as possible, to reduce our use of single-use plastic.  I know that there is always more that I can do so it is a work in progress, or as some would like to say, a journey. 462 more words


Why I Preserve My Own Vegetables

Written by Jackie Stevenson BS, DTR

This is a follow up to a post written over the summer, Canning: Effectively Preserving Your Harvest.

I canned a whole boatload of veggies from the garden this summer, including several quart-size jars of green beans. 352 more words

A Visit from the Farmhouse

Hey all! How are we doing on this Thursday morning? I am toodling along. Laundry is going, plans for supper are made, and now I’m sitting down with you. 129 more words

Everyday Stuff

Canning: Effectively Preserving Your Harvest

If you’ve seen our post on freezing veggies but aren’t satisfied with that temporary preservation method, canning may be for you. For beginners, freezing is the best way to start. 1,130 more words