My, my, my… What a whirlwind of a month. I vowed to be meat free and be a vegetarian for the month of July, hence why I have not posted in July. 531 more words
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This is Jess.
She regularly dresses like a pirate wench.
She’s also the most competent person I know. Mother to four with a work away husband, she homeschools, ferments everything she can touch, budgets like a star but still feeds her family on 5star food- all day everyday. 552 more words
We are moving into our new home in the middle of the summer, which means we need to plant a late garden.
I want to lay out the mulch and prepare the entire garden space for next spring, a space of 100 feet by at least 50 feet, but I will only need to use a small corner for this late summer garden, about 15 feet by 30 feet. 255 more words
To add more vegetables to our diet, I simply…add more vegetables, to everything! I have long found classic lasagna to be heavy, greasy and sweet. By adding mirepoix (the french holy trinity of onions, carrots and celery) to the beef while cooking, the flavour is enhanced tremendously. 212 more words