Monthly Archives: October 2015

Q and A: parsley stems and Homesteading Simplified book

Parsley stems After being ill for over 2 years I am so glad to be getting back to a little bit of gardening and putting...

Q and A: Glass Gem corn and recanning bottled fruit juice...

Glass Gem corn Is that Glass Gem corn edible or just beautiful? Carolyn Simpson Glass Gem popcorn is definitely edible. Not only can you make popcorn...

We’ve had a real wet spell

After so many nice sunny fall days, suddenly the rains are upon us. I finally got the last of the carrots canned up and,...

We are harvesting a bounty of carrots

As our nighttime temperatures are drifting into the very low twenties, I figured I'd better get at it and pull the remaining carrots and...

The waterline is buried and we are on to other projects

Will finished burying the waterline after insulating it well. But even our heavy duty backblade just kicked rocks up when he tried to grade...