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Fermentools Starter Kit Review

Fermentools Starter Kit Makes Fermenting Easy I recently tried out the Fermentools Starter Kit created by Matt Gross, founder of Fermentools. I …

Fresh salad with kale and day lilies from my garden.

Foraging for Tiger Lilies

Eating Tiger Lilies Tiger lilies are a wild variety of day lily (Hemerocallis) that often grows in naturalized clumps along ditches and …

Mmmm, dilly beans!

Brine Cured Dilly Beans

Read my post How to Make Brine Cured Pickles for more brine cured pickle recipes. Brine Curing Dilly Beans Last year my …

Lamb's quarters grows rampantly in my garden, and I let it!

Freezing Lambs Quarters

  Lambs Quarters for the Freezer We have a lot of lambs quarters growing in our garden. I weeded much of it …