Monthly Archives: September 2012

A Bowl of “Garden Produce” Soup!

I just love a good bowl of soup!  When the days are cool and crisp as they are now, I find a bowl of soup to be comforting.  In addition to the feeling of comfort though, with the soup I … Continue reading

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New Idea for Upcyling Cardboard Boxes

I found this great “upcycled” craft a few weeks ago on another blog and wanted to share it with you.  It would be a great gift for the kids in your life, either to make for them or with them!  … Continue reading

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Oatmeal-Molasses Bread

Growing up, one of my favorite breads was one that my great-aunt Gladys made.  It was a dark bread that was made with molasses and that’s about all I know about how she made it.  The only other thing I … Continue reading

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Canning vs. Freezing of Your Garden’s Produce

There seems to be quite a difference of opinions when it comes to canning vs. freezing. Some love one over the other, while some do both. I’m from the latter group, although I do have a preference in how I … Continue reading

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It’s finally autumn!

Who wouldn’t enjoy some beautiful flowers?  This is the first year that I have successfully grown flowers and I’m SO happy with the results.  In reality, I only tried one other time and they were flowers I purchased at a … Continue reading

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