“If you have a back yard, you can do your part and help the world and yourself by raising some of the food you eat. The more you raise the less you will have to buy,” – Bolton Hall, Three Acres And Liberty– 1918
Welcome to all new participants that signed up this week. With everyone planting Victory Gardens spring is gearing up to be filled with a bountiful assortment of homegrown eats.
Eat what you can.. and Can what you can’t, that’s the old mantra from the Victory Garden era of our parents and grandparents. P has been digging, not in the ground per say but into his homestead’s cold storage and enjoying last summer’s harvest. Sprouts are also “what’s for dinner.” Sprouts are incredibly notorious and for those who’s planting season is yet to start, a great way to start off this homegrown challenge. P also muses what this challenge is meaning for his family stating ” That’s really what the 100 ft diet comes down to for me, trying to make the biggest impact in my diet and my families self reliance that I can.”
Vegan Ruthie blames the cold winter for her lack of postings but makes up for the delay with a delicious sprouted breakfast . She also links to some great sprouting resources. So if you have a case of winter blues – start a sprout garden.
Simple Belinda met all the 100 ft diet challenge criteria for her latest meal. Congratulations – job (meal) well done! Combing homegrown, organic and local she proved that it’s possible to eat local and eat well. We look forward to tasty meal recipes from Belinda.
Hey there everybody!!
I haven’t posted anything since I accepted the 100 ft. challenge, however I wanted to let you know that I’ve been doing very well with it so far. I’m actually surprised how much dried, frozen, and canned produce I had from last years garden!!
I’m going to have to start considering getting my own blog to keep eveyone informed on my own path!!
Still think the world of everything you do…thanks so much!!
Once again, great job everyone. Let’s continue to sow the seeds of change. Radical change is taking root as people grow for victory!
Would you like to GROW MORE? Sign up for the Victory Garden/100 Foot Diet Challenge today