Views From My Garden

Views From My Garden

When people see my garden, they usually gawk at how expansive it is. Yes it’s big, and keeping a garden of that…

Plum Jam

Plum Jam

Plum Jam I love the mild months of spring, but dread when those days end and the hot summer months begin.  The…

How to Get Started Raising Chickens

How to Get Started Raising Chickens

  Raising chickens is an amazing adventure.  Chickens, by far, are one of the most beneficial domesticated creatures in the world.  They…

Living Ready Article 2013

Living Ready Article 2013

Living Ready Article 2013 Living Ready Magazine is a fantastic site full of interesting ideas and articles on staying prepared in short and…

I love Original Buff!

I love Original Buff!

  I love Original Buff! I normally do not post about just one product, but I have been wearing BUFF products for…

Preserving Fruits: Fig Preserves

Preserving Fruits: Fig Preserves

Preserving foods has been essential to human life for thousands of years. Even nowadays, it is only natural to want to preserve…

Substitutions for Wildgame

Substitutions for Wildgame

Substitutions for Wildgame. Many of you have asked me to get together a list of substitutions for the wild game in my…

To Soak or Not to Soak

To Soak or Not to Soak

“Take your time” has never really been a phrase that my mind has really grasped very well.  I pretty much attempt to…