Monthly Archives: May 2012

Crazy Farm Week!

This past week has been super crazy and exciting at the farm. Over Memorial Day weekend, we were able to be there Sunday and Monday. We ended up going over yesterday and stayed overnight as well. Good thing we did! … Continue reading

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The Best Three Dollars I Ever Spent!

While shopping at the community yard sale a few weekends ago, I came across this faux Magic Bullet device and dished out the $3 that they were asking. It was never used, and all parts were still wrapped in the … Continue reading

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Grilling Season = Flavored Butters

I don’t know about you, but this time of year makes me think about intense flavors, especially coming from the grill. All of those steaks, veggies, burgers…oh my! Well, what better way to enhance those foods and use up some … Continue reading

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Very Inspiring Blogger Award!

Imagine my gratitude when I received the news from apostaday that I have been nominated for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award! Me…inspiring! That has got to be the ultimate compliment. If you haven’t checked out the apostaday blog, I suggest … Continue reading

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Happy Memorial Day

I would just like to extend my wishes to everyone for a happy and healthy Memorial Day. ┬áToday and every day please take a moment to acknowledge those that have served our country in any form. Here’s what my weekend … Continue reading

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Everyone Should Grow Something ~ At Least Once

I’m serious. Everyone should grow something edible at least one time. There is truly nothing as tasty, rewarding or radically awesome as caring for a plant from seed to table. I love walking into the garden and harvesting something for … Continue reading

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I Finally Gave In!

I have been battling with this decision for a very long time. I couldn’t decide on whether or not I wanted to have internet and phone at the farm. See, when we’re here, we’re surrounded by 45 acres of nature, … Continue reading

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Not Homemade…But Home Created

This weekend, my focus was on my husband and mother-in-law, as they share the same birthday which happened to be on Friday. We were also invited to a picnic today. It’s hot outside. I already cooked for the birthdays. I … Continue reading

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Homemade Magic “Jumping” Beans

Ok, I’ll admit…they’re more like diving beans than they are jumping, but who ever heard of magic diving beans? Here’s a great little science experiment you can do in your own kitchen with ingredients you already have on hand. This … Continue reading

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Green Goddess Dressing

Remember a little while back I showed you how to create some fabulous Chive Flower Vinegar? (You can find it here if you missed it) Well, I’ve been asked to share recipes that you can make with your vinegar, and … Continue reading

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