Tag Archives: peppers

Last Glimpses Of The Summer Harvest

I love the cool evening air right now and while I miss the kiss of the hot summer sun licking my limbs as I work in the garden something stirs within me to embrace the chilled air that was hanging … Continue reading

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Salsa Anyone?

I don’t know about you but I absolutely adore salsa….just about all salsa!  My very favorite is my homemade fresh salsa which I will share with you how I make it today but remember simple is my motto and I … Continue reading

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Talk About Garden Spells

I am under a spell….it is the spell of my garden in summertime.  I walk outside and their is beautiful home grown food and beauty in abundance in my backyard and it just brings me joy!  I want to share … Continue reading

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Herb Of The Week – Comfrey

Comfrey also known as “Knitbone” – A great prepper Herb Happy Earth Day Everyone!  I chose to feature Comfrey for my second Herb of the week feature.  This is an herb that  lot of people probably do not have in … Continue reading

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Giveaway Coming Up Just In Time For “The Ole’ Saturday Homesteading Trading Post” Blog Hop!

As you know I was so excited to hit 100 email followers and 100 Facebook followers I wanted to provide my readers a special opportunity to win one of two prizes since I had hit two different milestones in one … Continue reading

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A Late Winter Walk In the Garden

The other day I took a walk in our garden.  This first picture is how we are mounding up our potatoes this year in our garden.  My husband simply fashioned a tomato cage, with straw, and dirt.  I posted this … Continue reading

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Seed Ordering, Swapping, and Saving

I told my husband tonight we were going to need to order more seeds and he laughed at me saying that he didn’t know where we were going to put any more seeds. Well I told him one can never … Continue reading

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A Virtual Tour of Our Greenhouse in January

One of the greatest pleasures of owning a greenhouse is that even in the Winter everything is still colorful and green and alive!  While most of the plants outside are dormant there is a show going on inside the Greenhouse. … Continue reading

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It’s Time For The 1st of the Year Ole’ Saturday Homesteading Trading Post Blog Link Up

It’s time for The Ole’ Saturday Homesteading Trading Post again its the 1st one of the new year.  I have lots of goals this year to grow more vegetables that make sense with where we live in Coastal North Carolina. … Continue reading

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Add Some Spice To Your Life

My husband the Viking in my Life loves, loves, loves, growing hot peppers.  I don’t…..I don’t want to eat them, I don’t want to use them, I don’t want to chance breathing in their spicy aroma….but these peppers are his … Continue reading

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