What will make this dish no fail, best mashed potatoes is not what you add (even though it is all just so yummy), it’s what you do not take away. Do not cook potatoes in water and drain all the good stuff down the drainage! Vegetables, and potatoes too, do not need to be boiled […]
A natural star twig wreath is a simple craft with branches, evergreens, and some common Christmas deco items. Size it down and it will be a cute Christmas ornament. Leave the Christmas-y things out and it can be used in the off season too. Because of the simplicity it is also a great craft for […]
3 Simple steps – harvest, cover and water – preparing the garden for winter is easy, but still very important! Thise can make the garden soil even better and also help the perennial plants to survive the cold winter months. Before winter settles in for good, make sure that you prepare the garden for winter.
Do you live in an area where it is IMPOSSIBLE to grow a traditional winter garden outdoors? -40 degrees is just too cold. But, we still can have fresh grown food even in the winter. Winter growing in Zone 3 and under is different than it is in warmer zones. Learn more about winter gardening […]
Winter is here, in most areas there is the first frost (or it is freezing all the way). To cold for tomatoes. What if they are still green? Thankfully tomatoes ripen nicely after already being harvested. They also do still taste better then the store bought ones :).
My favorite way to preserve beets is by freezing them. It works very well with cooking up a lot whenever we want them for supper and freezing the rest.