Did you know that wood ash can be used for keeping mites at bay? The next time you clean your fireplace, keep your chickens in mind by storing some of the ashes for them. It's a hen's best kept beauty secret.
I'm probably off my rocker, but the following tips for growing tomato plants is all I'll ever do from now on. The best part? It's a very short, no fuss list. Do these in the beginning and reap the reward in the end!
This (just add water) mix uses flour instead of the popular cornstarch mix. Why? The texture of a flour thickener makes me happy, what can I say? Either way, this is super easy to do and creates a great cream-based soup!
These two unlikely ingredients made an easy mix for starting my peppers - bell and hot. While it's still on trial, I think it's a winner already! I'll continue trying it with other plants, so stay tuned...
Yes, we all agree that preserved citrus is a FAB idea. Everybody adds their own little twist to it to make it their own. And doesn't it look great sitting on your pantry shelf? So now what? How about using it in braised chicken with plum sauce? Mmm..
The last of the apples from the farmers market were calling my name and I knew I would be making cider, so I got off the tukhus and just did it. This is so easy to make I don't even think about it anymore.