• NEW GROWTH

    Baby apricots “We are like trees, we must create new leaves, in new directions, in order togrow.” ~ Anonymous ~ We got some (two) new composters…


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  • LIVE SIMPLE — GO BROKE?

    We are eating our fill of broccoli, radishes, snow peas and salad and we are even still eating winter squash! Meals consist of veggie or winter squash soups or…


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  • GROOVY GRANOLA

    … it’s grrrrr-eat! Had a request for our granola recipe, so here it is folks. Enjoy! 2 cups regular rolled oats 1/2 cup flake coconut 1/2 cup slivered almonds, peanuts, or pecans (I personally…


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  • GOT MILK? SOY MILK?

    On Friday we made some homemadePEANUT BUTTER. It’s was delicious!  We are trying to eliminate additional “pre-made” foods from our shopping list. So far this year we…


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  • MOVIN' RIGHT ALONG

    The reed bed is coming along nicely. We planted some bog/water plants along the edge and collected some river rocks from the Arroyo. Building it is one thing, figuring…


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  • MOVIN’ RIGHT ALONG

    The reed bed is coming along nicely. We planted some bog/water plants along the edge and collected some river rocks from the Arroyo. Building it is one thing, figuring…


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  • HOMEGROWN PRESERVES

    We were blessed with a wonderful gift of a box of gorgeous pomegranates. We made a bunch of JELLYfrom a recipe posted…


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  • PEACHES

    We’re up to our ears in peaches! Sooooo with all the peaches coming in, went searching on the internet for peach recipes and found these two recipes for PEACH…


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  • CHICKS & SMALL STEPS

      All Things Bright and Beautiful,All Creatures Great and Small,All Things Wild and Wonderful,The Lord God Made Them All. ~ Cecil Francis Alexander This month…


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  • CHICKS & SMALL STEPS

      All Things Bright and Beautiful,All Creatures Great and Small,All Things Wild and Wonderful,The Lord God Made Them All. ~ Cecil Francis Alexander This month…


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