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Redneck RV Rebuild

  An Interesting Visit My parents decided to take a trip in their RV to Alaska this summer to visit my sister. They’ve done this before and had a pretty good idea what to expect…except that this time their RV succumbed to water damage. They didn’t know that water had …

Fresh salad with kale and day lilies from my garden.

Eat Your Weedies

Eating Weeds I like to supplement my garden goodies with weeds foraged from the countryside. This year I decided not to forage …

Common Milkweed flower.

Saving Milkweed for the Monarchs

Responsible Foraging & Wildlife Habitat I like foraging for wild edibles, but I also like Monarch butterflies. And these beautiful creatures are …

This rhubarb custard pie with crumb topping was a hit at the potluck last night!

Rhubarb ‘Potluck Pie’

Rhubarb Season has Arrived! And who doesn’t love a yummy rhubarb pie?! Here’s an easy ‘potluck pie’ that’s large enough to share, …

Too many eggs in my fridge

Too Many Eggs?

  Too Many Eggs in My Refrigerator It’s that time of year, when the hens are laying eggs in overdrive and I …

Sauteed Garlic Mustard Greens

Sauteed Garlic Mustard Greens

      Foraged Garlic Mustard Greens The first greens of spring are ready for the taking! Dandelions, garlic mustard, curly dock, …

Will raising your own poultry protect you from rising egg prices?

Duck Eggs!

  You might be interested in reading my post, How to Use Duck Eggs. Gathering Duck Eggs Once Again! I love using …

DIY Greek Yogurt ~ The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

DIY Greek Yogurt

You might also like to read my posts Frugal Milk, Cheese & Yogurt and Homemade Ricotta Cheese. Greek Yogurt ~What’s the Big Deal? Ok, …