Monthly Archives: October 2013
This summer, one of the ways I used our excess fruit was to make delicious probiotic homemade sodas using my homemade ginger bug. I made plum soda (one of my favorites!), strawberry soda, elderberry soda, ginger-apple soda, and probably others … Continue reading
The mornings have definitely had a chill here lately, and we’ve been harvesting the last of our summer crops – the last of the peppers got picked last weekend, cucumbers got picked during the week, and tomatoes will be picked … Continue reading
I buried our oldest chicken, Nugget, yesterday morning. Not the most fun thing to do before even having my first cup of coffee, but it had to be done.
Here are the harvest totals for September, with approximate market value (using retail pricing from our local grocery store and the farmer’s market, with guesstimate pricing on items I haven’t seen for sale).