Category Archives: organic

Mushrooms & Fingerlings

I was recently given a cook book from some good friends (Jassie & Daniel). This cookbook is from Williams-Sonoma called Vegetable of the Day. It’s by Kate McMillan and has 365 delicious recipes for cooking vegetables. I wanted to share … Continue reading

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Pests, pests, pests….

Well, I’m kinda discouraged about my garden this year! I have gone totally organic and I am not having much luck with my squash…in fact, I think the squash & the cucumbers are going to be a bust this year! … Continue reading

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Garden Woes…with silver bells and cockle shells

My oh my, I have discovered something that I’ve never had to deal with before! I’ve grown squash and plenty of vegetables and have never experienced the super, plentiful bugs that I experienced this year! Sheesh! Let’s start with the … Continue reading

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…How Does Your Garden Grow?

Every time I have gone outside to work on my garden this week, it has rained! I’m so dead serious – even when there was no sign of rain in the sky, if I go work in my garden, the … Continue reading

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Mary, Mary…quite contrary…

…how does your garden grow? Mine will grow because of lots of hard labor, sweat and sore muscles…thanks to my son, Chip (who moved all this dirt by hand in a wheel barrow), my DIL, Heidi (who brought us ice-cold … Continue reading

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Awesome find!

Recently, Jenny and I have been trying to find ways to eat healthier. We’ve been buying only cage-free, vegetarian-fed chicken eggs, trying to learn about and use spices that are healthy for you in what we cook, switching to only … Continue reading

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