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The Fermentation Files: Sauerkraut and Kimchi

My recent experimentation with fermentation was a great success which lead to new forays into this new (but ancient) world of preserving the harvest. Sauerkraut… 174 more words

Local Green

Rooting DC in 2015

Gardening in small spaces, making pickles, growing specialty crops, edible landscapes and healthy affordable food for all are just a few of the topics at the annual… 58 more words

Local Green

Glass Gem Corn Grinding Day

One of my wildest garden to table dreams came true.

Glass Gem heirloom corn seeds are growing!

Our tall stand of Glass Gem corn

excitement is high! 440 more words

Seasonal Cooking

Spot Got Bought

I was very happy to send the little red doe kit with the white spot on her face off to a new home today. I gave my son 1/3 of the purchase price and the rest is going towards feed costs. 611 more words


Saving Food in the summertime, eating it through the year!

Come on down to Mountain Feed & Farm Supply in Ben Lomond next weekend and get your food preservation supplies!  Sugar by the Pound is excited to bring the music for this special event! 197 more words

Sugar By The Pound

Potato Harvest

Things have been really crazy here the last couple of weeks. We had our first offer on the house, signed a contract, everything was going great and then the buyers did something to massively screw up their credit report and were denied the loan, so the sale fell through. 659 more words


End-of-Garden Lasagna Bianca

My father-in-law called yesterday to say he was in town and wanted to go out to eat. I was knee-deep, (and elbow-deep,) in canning projects and didn’t look like I should be seen in public. 697 more words

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