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Organization: Kitchen Pantry

The best advice for organizing your kitchen pantry? Do it BEFORE you go grocery shopping. ¬†With the new school year just beginning and a crazy schedule –after school activities, open houses, end of summer get togethers–my pantry is almost entirely empty. 427 more words


Progress Made on Shed and Barn

Notice what’s different on the barn?

The big barn door is back on and it slides easily to open.

Thank you to all who were involved. 109 more words

Egyptian Walking Onions

A Vermont community gardener shared a handful of Egyptian Walking Onions with me when I was in his garden plot recently. I added them to our community herb garden yesterday. 220 more words

Getting Fired Up! In Saratoga

On Thursday afternoon I unlocked my phone for my usual afternoon scroll through Instagram. I opened to a post from The Alt, a weekly newspaper I pick up whenever I see it out and about. 1,163 more words

Saratoga Native American Festival on Saturday, Sep 10

The Saratoga Native American Festival is returning to the Saratoga State Park. The festival offers authentic northeastern Native American drumming and dance, storytelling, music, crafts, art and native food.  88 more words



Here is this week’s photo for Monochrome Madness hosted on leannecole.com.au. The theme for this first week of September is trees so I submitted a photo taken at the Saratoga Race Track a few weeks ago in the early morning.

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Making Pickled Beets the Easy Way

In a week, two pickle-loving people near and dear to me will be visiting.

I’m getting ready by making one of their favorites…pickled vegetables. You can pickle many vegetables including carrots, cucumbers, beans, cauliflower, radishes and more. 271 more words