Monthly Archives: January 2013

Q and A: canned fried apples, farmhouse floors, and canner

Canned fried apples I grow lots of apples and also get more than I can use from my neighbor. My favorite dish to make is...

Fighting like cats and dogs? Not ours!

You hear the old saying, "They fight like cats and dogs." That doesn't hold true with our animals! Our cat, Mittens, and dog, Spencer,...

Q and A: canning jerky, Southern gardens, and rendering lard

Canning jerky I have your Growing and Canning Your Own Food book as well as several anthologies from BHM, which is probably why I can...

We’re getting our shakes up on the roof

We've been working at nailing the shakes down on the roof extending into the greenhouse. We bought a brad nailer that sure makes things...

Q and A: Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds and new canner

Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds I am so excited as I logged onto Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds to get Hopi squash seeds. I will be getting...