Preserve carrots from your garden harvest and you’ll enjoy them for months past their season. There are several ways you can store and preserve carrots and I have a few to share with you today. There is nothing like a home grown carrot! They have a flavor that in incomparable to their store bought counterparts. […]
Have you ever wondered why carrots don’t go to seed at the end of the growing season? Carrots are one of those “special” vegetables that have “special” requirements in order to save seeds and be a sustainable veggie. Just by chance, I might be able to save some carrot seeds this year. Take a look […]
What happens when you take fresh carrots, homemade applesauce, and the ingredients most often associated with cake, and mix them together? After baking, you have the moist, rich, delicious dessert we call Carrot Cake. This recipe is an old fashioned cake recipe, using lots of fresh ingredients. There is no skimping on goodness with this […]
It took me several years to be a carrot gardener. Yes, apparently you have to be a special kind of gardener to grow carrots. For years I could grow practically anything… except carrots. I know I’m not alone. I’ve seen the gardening forums. Carrots are extremely discouraging, but they are (in my opinion) one of […]
Did you know that winter is the very best time to grow carrots! These sweet and crunchy treats will quickly become your families favorite veggie! Learn how to grow them with this in-depth tutorial.
A couple weeks ago, the hubby and I both bought a 10 pound bag of carrots, unknowing the other had also bought carrots. We ate and ate and ate carrots with almost every meal, until carrots were no longer all that appetizing. So with 10 pounds of carrots still remaining and being in the homesteading […]