July 22 garden update!

Some garden update, in pictures…the kitchen garden is amazingly green and lush, providing us with daily salad and greens, and beginning to provide green beans, cucumbers, peas, and the first few cherry tomatoes, and herbs for our salad dressing, general cooking, and pesto… The main garden is doing great, with the first of the zucchini…

Garden update, July 15…

And various projects…such as blueberry picking and canning.. drying egg and greens noodles.. The freedom ranger (our new meat chickens) have arrived, plus Marc built them a brand new, extra large brooder box! The baby turkeys are free ranging.. I’m (ahem) apparently addicted to chalk paint… And the garden… Growing, growing, growing! See you next…

What to do with all those greens…

What to do with all those greens, or, more aptly titled, how to sneak greens into my children’s food… We are swimming in kale, chard, spinach….here is one way I like to preserve it! 1 giant bowl of greens, cooked down into 2 cups greens, plus 8 cups flour, 8 eggs, 1 tsp salt… The…

July garden update

The garden is really popping, feeding us daily now, with enough to share. The greenhouse is insanity, with tomatoes about 7 feet tall now…green tomatoes everywhere, and the first of the cucumbers are here! The main garden is doing really well, carrots, beets, green beans growing steadily. The cabbage is still getting its footing, but…