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Garden Update September 2014

Garden Update – September 2014…

September was a busy month around our garden. Not just were we busy, the weather was crazy busy too. … [Read More...]

Baked Chicken and Potatoes Recipe

Baked Chicken and Potatoes…

Baked chicken and potatoes is a very yummy, very simple meal. Those two -yummy and simple -do not … [Read More...]

How to Steam Vegetables Without a Steamer

How to Steam Vegetables Without a…

Do you cook vegetables in salted water? I know most people do. After all, that's how grandma did it, … [Read More...]

Our Geodesic Dome Greenhouse's New Home

Our Geodesic Dome Greenhouse’s New…

Last Fall, since we were planning on moving and did not know if the new place would have room for an … [Read More...]

Farm Fresh food from our backyard and farm garden

Farm Garden and Garden Update – August…

Summers tend to go by quickly, but this summer flew by. I have hard time to believe it is almost … [Read More...]

Spaghetti Bolognese Sauce From Scratch

Spaghetti Bolognese Sauce From Scratch…

Spaghetti bolognese is many people's favourite dish. Homemade from scratch it is especially yummy. … [Read More...]

Using a Car Radiator for Heating and Cooling a Greenhouse

Car Radiator for Heating and Cooling a…

To regulate the temperature in our GeoDome greenhouse, we used a Water Tank for passive temperature … [Read More...]

Rice with zucchini

Rice with Sour Cream Zucchini Sauce…

Summer time is zucchini time - if you grow zucchinis then you probably have lots of them. I find one … [Read More...]

Garden update - July 2014

Garden update – July 2014…

July was a busy month weather wise. Heat, hail, cold, and storm - we had it all. But thankfully a … [Read More...]

Potato Salad with Broth and Sour Cream Sauce

Potato Salad with Broth and Sour Cream…

Potato salad is a must-have for a summer barbecue party. I just love potato salad! This recipe has … [Read More...]

Winter Vegetable Gardening

Winter Vegetable Gardening Starts in the…

If you want yummy vegetables and greens in the winter, then now is the time to start planning (and … [Read More...]

How to Make Simple Compost Tea

How to Make Simple Compost Tea…

It is mid-July, the gardening season in our area is halfway over. Time for a plant boost. The … [Read More...]

Real Food Summit

Real Food Summit…

Food is one of our basic needs in life. We all eat, but do not all eat real food. And even fewer of … [Read More...]

Happy Canada Day!

Canadian Homesteaders – Happy…

It is Canada Day in our adoptive homeland. We love it here and are very thankful that we can live … [Read More...]

Garden Update June 2014

Garden Update – June 30, 2014…

June went by very quickly, in fact, so quickly that I almost missed a June garden update. I like to … [Read More...]