While my husband and I are still very much novice beekeepers (ahem, to date, we have only had our hives for three days), we hungrily read books and articles, scoured the web for beekeeping blogs, watched YouTube videos endlessly, and took a local Beekeeping 101 course. Eager to learn all we could before the arrival […]
Did you know there are a lot of items people throw in the garbage that can serve more than their original, intended purpose? A lot of food scraps, packaging and old or damaged items can have a new life, if you just think outside of the box! In this article, I talk all about some […]
No one wants an over cooked egg, especially with hard boiled eggs, with their ugly gray ring around the yolk. But under-cooked eggs can be just as frustrating! So how do you make the perfect hard-boiled egg with all those beautiful, farm fresh eggs you have? After much trial and error, I’ve finally nailed the […]
Looking for a great new recipe to preserve those beets, or just looking for a new flavor to add to that trusted old roasted-beet recipe? Our recipe for balsamic and black pepper beets is delicious and simple. Enjoy the fresh, sweet taste of beets with the spice of fresh cracked pepper and the zest of […]
Looking to use up that abundance of cucumbers? Check out these super easy directions to infuse your favorite spirits with cucumber, and enjoy our delicious cocktail recipe!
Canning tomatoes doesn’t have to be hard! Check out our easy method for canning diced tomatoes -a versatile, must-have pantry item that is great for sauces, stews, chilis, pot roasts and more! Make sure you add a few jars of these to your root cellar before the summer ends!