Tag Archives: canning

Saturday Links and Menu Plan(ish)

Happy Saturday folks!  We’ve got a busy day ahead of us – the hub’s stepfather is retiring and we’re celebrating his long years of service to a local EMC.  I don’t have any time to put together a real menu … Continue reading

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Prepping for a Better NOW

I can’t say I’m much of a television girl, but lately I’ve been sucked in to National Geographic’s Doomsday Preppers, a documentary series chronicling the lives of of people uniquely focused on preparing for a myriad of possible disasters. The … Continue reading

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Money Well Spent

I went apple picking with some friends on Saturday, and picked up this peeler/corer/slicer for $26 at the orchard. I believe it was $26 well spent. Don’t you?

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Squirreling Away for the Winter

I’m taking a cue from the squirrels, and putting away some of summer’s bounty for leaner times: My first attempt at piecing together a panorama.  Not the best work, but I had fun! The sweet potatoes are from my grandfather’s … Continue reading

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