Still raining but I just made the best salsa

23
A good friend of mine in Wyoming had gotten some sundried tomatoes from a market, from Turkey. She asked me if I thought the seeds would grow. I didn't know for sure, but she...

We got a frost but the sun is out and the birds are singing

32
A couple of nights ago, we finally got a fairly light frost. It was spotty for us; some gardens got hammered, others not at all and still others, some plants were affected, and others...

We got that hay up!

11
By the grace of God, we got another 18 big round bales up before the rain. That brings our total this year up to just under sixty bales. Now if we can just get...

Fall harvest means piles of vegetables in the whole house

34
We have been harvesting like mad — tomatoes, corn, squash, and pumpkins — fearing a frost will pop up unexpectedly. And, as I'm going in for knee surgery tomorrow for my meniscus tears, I...

We have winter

20
Our summer didn't have its mind made up. One day it was 90 and the next the temperature was 55 and raining. It seems like this winter is going to be the same. Just...