Monthly Archives: November 2014

Q and A: Scarlet Runner beans and canning cranberries

Scarlet Runner beans Two years ago I ordered some beans (edible), red flowers, climbers, only got 5 beans in packet. Saved all the beans for...

I’m sure you’ve had “one of those days”

Last Thursday was one for me. My adopted son, Javid, is still getting his ducks in a row after we moved him here from...

Q and A: canning pear butter, storing brown rice, and wood...

Canning pear butter I made some pear butter this past summer and it is really thick. If it is too thick can it fall in...

David is now a movie star

Well, sort of. This summer, our son, David, was in town and was stopped in a parking lot by a couple that he didn't...

Q and A: sweet potatoes and chicken feed

Sweet potatoes I left some sweet potatoes in the garden, thinking since they were under ground, I could just harvest them as I needed them,...