Monthly Archives: January 2016

Q and A: pickled beets, enchilada sauce, and rabbits

Pickled beets I bought and froze 25lb of red beets last year and I pickled another 25 lb. I am now out of the...

Hondo is a sitter!

I suppose I started it all by letting Hondo sit on my lap when he was a puppy. I did that with Spencer too....

Waste not, want not

This was one of Dad's favorite sayings, one we use often today. I made a tasty baked chicken with wild rice stuffing along with...

Q and A: emergency escape vehicle, canning hamburger, cold hardy apricot...

Emergency planning escape vehicle Great ideas in Issue #157, January/February 2016 Emergency planning beyond the bug-out bag. Got me wondering what would make the...

Q and A: crossbreeding corn, building soil, canning cake, and 20...

Crossbreeding corn This year I am going to try and crossbreed two different varieties of corn and I know nothing about de-tasseling. One variety (Painted...