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Pick Your Own Sunflowers

Last week we took my cousin to Burnside Farm off of Route 15 in Virginia. We had seen the “Pick Your Own Sunflowers” sign on our way down to the beach the week before and we really wanted to check it out before the season ended. 112 more words


Butternut Squash Soup

I have never been good at making soup. Ever. And I mean… lets make butternut squash soup… and then it’s like eating plaster… or water. With no taste or an absolute nasty taste that not even my dog would eat. 180 more words


Farewells and Finishes!

September already!

Where did the summer go? Quickly as it came after a rough spring, summer is winding down with a flourish as the temperatures soar this week. 211 more words


How to Involve Your Children in the Kitchen

Attention Parents!

Check out the ‘How To’ section of my website for “How to Involve Your Children in the Kitchen”. Great ways to make cooking fun for your kids, help them with self-esteem and learning, as well as allow yourself to teach them around the kitchen! 13 more words


Sweet Jesus, it's Launch Day! Let's Meet the Schenkenbergers.

Oh man, thanks to my good Lord and Savior, this day has finally come. I’m relieved but excited!

This day has literally been 9 months in the making, which coincidentally is how long it takes to cook a baby, so in a way, … 756 more words

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What's in our preserves

Keeping it Local.

We live in the Lockyer Valley – Australia’s Salad Bowl.  The Lockyer Valley has some of the most fertile soil in the world. 236 more words

Lockyer Valley

We Love Local Feed Stores

My favorite thing about buying feed at local feed stores was the difference in the atmosphere. I’m sure you guys know what I’m talking about. The stores that the old men spend their days sitting in shooting the bull and when you walked in they knew you by your name. 604 more words