"Buy Local" so the locals stay in business.

Wheat a hearty staple can be grown in the garden and ground for flour I just came back from the mailbox and joyfully sat down with a cup of coffee and my  Mother Earth News Magazine. In other words, as you can imagine,  I was in heaven. As I turned each page, I  made mental…

Buying Organic Seeds

Have seeds! Will plant them.  A few days back, single digit temperatures, nine-degrees to be exact fell upon Brown County, Ohio.  I was shopping at Wal-Mart for paint for the bathroom when unexpectedly  I saw gardening stuff. My cart, as if it had a mind of its own,  made an abrupt left. I was in…

Harvesting in January? What is Kale?

This kale has been growing non-stop since 2012.  Thanks Jennifer for sharing the recipe found for Kale. I have Kale growing in the garden and it is January! I know, your thinking, that cannot be, but it is so.   I didn’t plant it, all I can figure is  it was in the spring mix…

Happy, Happy New Year

From Jeff”s Camera :Our Little flock of Chickens 2013 buy more chicks for eggs and meat Hallelujah! We made it to 2013. The world didn’t end, I was sure it wouldn’t.  We are still alive and breathing. Wonderful. Now what are your plans for the new year? Haven’t thought about it? Let me share a little…