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Preserving our Harvest

Rambling Preamble: I wrote this post over a month ago, and never bothered to hit “publish” … ack! I figured the post still had merit, tardiness notwithstanding, so here ’tis, in all its late-coming glory. 1,007 more words


Stuff I've Made Recently, and a Bunch of Glass Jars

Whoa. Hey. It’s been a while. … And, that’s a real thriller of a post title up there (☝🏼️) if I’ve ever seen one. At least you know what you are in for. 1,110 more words


A recipe for fun: MUD KITCHENS! 

There are some beautiful, fancy mud kitchens turning up on Pinterest. Looking at them you could almost be forgiven for thinking a mud kitchen is just too expensive or too much hard work. 170 more words

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A Quiet Revolution 

​”Personal transformation can and does have global effects. As we go, so goes the world, for the world is us. The revolution that will save the world is ultimately a personal one.” ~Marianne Williamson… 641 more words

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We're Eating ... Rhubarb Pie and Homemade Pizza

It’s Saturday! I think Saturdays are lovely days here at the Thistle Field, as we often spend the day working hard on all things home and garden related. 977 more words


Preserving Herbs:Freezing

Right now I have more herbs than I know what to do with. I have been looking for different ways to preserve them so I can have fresh herbs year round from my garden. 272 more words

Jam Session

Predictably, given my love of puns, this post isn’t about rocking out, but actually about … jam. Woo! It’s the time of year where I can or freeze something just about every day, so jam sessions are taking place more and more often. 688 more words