How to Find Locally Grown Foods

Whew!  I am worn out!  Today is Tuesday – my farm delivery day.  I picked up a butchered beef, divided it up into fourths (that is a frozen workout!), and delivered half of it to a customer.  I also went to my friend, Farmer John, where I loaded up on veggies...

Hello Fresh

Hello Fresh Each summer, as I homeschool, first, I spend time in prayer Then I turn my mind to brainstorming what things my children should learn other than the three R’s. Maybe more of Shakespeare? Should they study more poetry? What type of research paper should...

Our Favorite Appliances

Our Favorite Appliances  I have loved to cook, bake, and eat for as long as I can remember.  When I was a preteen, my grandfather had a massive heart attack on his way to visit us while we lived in Hawaii.  While he was in the hospital, he wouldn’t eat because...

Get out of Debt: Meal Planning

After examining our spending for a moth, I saw a huge area where we were not in control.  Spending on food.  This covers groceries AND eating out.  I always thought we didn’t eat out much but the numbers don’t lie!!  Granted, Daryl took a trip with the...

Fruit Canning Season 2015

This 2015 garden season was non-stop until the middle of November.  It did not go as I planned.  Things didn’t grow that I wanted to.  Weeds grew more than I wanted them to. My melons didn’t grow at all.  I had beets and carrots grow but guess what...