Organic Gardening: Growing Your Own Foods

Ways that your family can raise your own organic food in a small area with minimum effort and no cost

Kitchen Tip Friday’s:Care For Your Veggies

Kitchen Tip Friday’s:Care For Your Veggies

There are very few foods that are as delicious as having fresh vegetables just picked from your garden or from the local farmer’s market. As I mentioned earlier in the week, growing your own…

Our Little Farm Is Growing:Raising Chickens

Our Little Farm Is Growing:Raising Chickens

We’ve been raising chickens for the past four years now. Raised strictly for their fresh eggs, they are a joy to have;especially if raised from chicks. I love how they fit into the cycle of…

Basil and Walnut Pesto

Basil and Walnut Pesto

photo credit: izik While we were having our family outing, we stopped by Briar Patch in celebration of  “Eat Local”.  The challenge is officially on, for the whole month of August. The…

Three Bean Salad with Garden Fresh Herbs

Three Bean Salad with Garden Fresh Herbs

My garden is overwhelmed with the smell of fresh herbs growing and I wanted to incorporate some of those flavors to create an all time American favorite salad for our Memorial Day celebration. Three…

Tomato Vegetable Salad

Tomato Vegetable Salad

This recipe is an excellent side dish hot or cold.  On Sunday, we grilled the vegetables and the leftovers I turned into a great tasting salad. Tomato Vegetable Salad Ingredients: 4…