Monthly Archives: February 2015

We’ve found plenty to keep us busy this winter

With our new mini-business, Seed Treasures (www.seedtreasures.com), we keep hustling, sorting, and packaging seeds. Will does that while I package envelopes and fill the...

Q and A: footings for retaining wall and eating collard flowerettes

Footings for retaining wall Will's work on the barn and retaining wall has turned out to be so beautiful. We are wanting to build a...

Tomorrow I get to do my civic duty

I got a jury summons a while ago and was kind of hoping that the trial would be cancelled. (I live 90 miles north...

Our cold weather is back

But we're not complaining. We know you folks back East are suffering record-breaking snowfalls with nowhere to put it all. Been there. We know...

Q and A: canning Mostarda di frutta, canning pickled eggs and...

Canning Mostarda di frutta I have recently discovered mostardas, and I think the pear variety I have been experimenting with is great. I used a...