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How to Harvest and Use Curly Dock

How to Harvest and Use Curly Dock Curly dock (also known as yellow dock, sour dock, and butter dock, as well as …

Foraged greens - ready to cook

Free Eats ~ Cooking Up Foraged Greens From My Backyard

Cooking Foraged Greens Free Food from My Backyard I don’t have spinach or lettuce ready in my garden yet…heck, the snow just …

Homemade Applesauce

Making Homemade Applesauce

Homemade Applesauce I grew up eating homemade applesauce and really can’t remember trying the storebought stuff until I was an adult. It …

roasting sweet peppers

Roasting Green Peppers On The Woodstove

Roasting Green Peppers This summer we tried roasting green peppers from our garden over a fire in the backyard. They were delicious! …

tomato paste

Homemade Tomato Paste

Make Your Own Tomato Paste The tomatoes are still ripening in my garden and I’ve been cooking and canning my own spaghetti …

Canning Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

Homemade Spaghetti Sauce My tomatoes finally started producing enough fruit to make a batch of sauce…woo hoo! Unfortunately the weather is cooling …

Dehydrating 20 Pounds of Ginger Gold Apples

Ginger Gold¬†Apples Last week I froze 20 pounds of organic peaches from my Azure Standard order. I also got 20 pounds of …

Too Many Zucchini?

Do You Have Too Many Zucchini? I have more zucchini than I need right now, although they were rather slow coming in …