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October 2016

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    End of the Harvest Green Tomato Salsa

    October 30, 2016

    It is the end of the season. The garden now buried under a blanket of fall leaves. There is little left to harvest, just some straggly zinnias, the last gasp of peppers, the perennial herbs, and green tomatoes. With news of the first hard frost approaching, it was time to clean the plots. I had collected some tomatoes but not enough to do anything with until I received a call from my neighbor offering me their green tomatoes and the…

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    Chickens: A Fun and Easy Pet

    this post contains affiliate links We have been keeping chickens for over a year now. They are a fun pet, especially for the children. We currently have six in our backyard coop. We use…

    October 17, 2016
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    Flour Power! 7 Essential Recipes for Home Baking

      Now that the days are turning cold, there is nothing more rewarding than fresh baked bread warm from the oven. Making your own baked goods is immensely satisfying. It does not require a lot…

    October 10, 2016
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