Category Archives: Recipes

It’s A Keeper

A few garden vegetables continue to give me fits but not the leeks. No, not any longer do they challenge me. Starting them from seed a few years ago was challenging. Then my friend Pat gave me a bundle from … Continue reading

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Unseasonable Seasons

To be fair we have had a number of hard frosts but none to kill the cold weather crops yet.

The garden has continued to heap upon us a bounty of produce – enough to put fresh veggies on the table daily. Continue reading

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Garden Extras

This year has been by far the best garden I have ever enjoyed. It has not been the easiest. Gene and I have worked very hard to plant new ground, amend soil properly, build almost two cubic yards of compost … Continue reading

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Salsa Experiment

There are lots of Green Zebra tomatoes coming in from the garden so I made a green salsa. You will find the recipe below. The original recipe didn’t have the paprika in it and I canned the salsa without it … Continue reading

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Little Bits

You know sometimes a little bit is all you get from the garden that day. A little bit is all I’m usually after – just enough to build a meal around. I didn’t get a photo of today’s “little bit” … Continue reading

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Cushaw and some Miss Alanie

Finally! A current photo of the Great Cushaw experiment. You probably read about the Cushaw hereĀ and a few other places. This was taken yesterday and yes the plant has grown quite a lot but not as much as I thought … Continue reading

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Chive Pesto and Yard Carts

It is slowly dawning on me – the truth of you can make pesto out of just about anything fresh and green. I have been slow to come to this understanding. An abundance of chives and a chance visit to … Continue reading

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