Its time for the garden to start giving us squash. How to cook it up? Try something different tonight. This creative combination of bacon, squash, onions and a hit of jalapeno is sure to liven up your dinner table, on the side or as a light summer main dish. Ingredients 3-4 slices of bacon 3
Hi All, Just wanted to share a quick update on the garden. Everything is growing well. Got tomatoes, squash, strawberries and more going. We’re surviving the rain and somehow thriving (thank you raised beds – learn how to build them here: https://oklahomesteading.com/how-and-why-to-build-a-raised-bed/ ) Take a look at the garden:
This simple, fast and delicious recipe makes an appetizer or light snack in just 15 minutes. So simple and easy. Sure to satisfy you and your guests. Ingredients 1 or more slicing tomatoes Some shredded mozzarella cheese Italian seasoning salt & pepper Parmesan cheese Preheat your oven to 375°. Slice your tomato(es) and place them
Hi all. Time for another update on the garden. Today I’ve learned a bit about pruning my tomato plants and have done the deed. It was a rather scary experience to chop away so much of the plants, but it seems like this is the way to go. So, the objective is to have your
This quick recipe is great for holiday gatherings this summer. Make up a batch! Ingredients Thawed frozen corn Canned Black Beans – rinsed Cherry Tomatoes – cut in 1/2 Edamame Beans Red Onion – diced Scallions – sliced Season with Salt & Pepper. Toss with Olive Oil & Red Wine Vinegar.
The plant species commonly known as burdock has a number of varieties and, while native to Europe and Asia, has been introduced world wide. From the genus Arctium in the family Asteraceae, this flowering plant has been used in both food and medicinal practices. Visually, they have large dark green leaves, sometimes growing in excess
This wonderful and extremely flavorful mix of ginger, turmeric, and pepper is inspired by a traditional Ethiopian stew recipe. Simple to prepare yet delicious and filling, this is sure to become a staple in your recipe box. Ingredients 1 small onion 6 cloves garlic 1 stick of butter 1/2 tsp pink Himalayan salt 1 head of
Hi All, Just a quick update on the garden. It’s a rainy Saturday morning here, I was able to get out with the green babies for a few minutes this morning before it set in. Here’s a little video of how it’s going. Please drop by & Subscribe to my YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1VQDphZAMECKqzsZq91Zrw Please also
So, I’m sure you’ve heard the term Permaculture… but what is all the hub bub about? What does it really mean in general, and specifically to you and your homestead? Is this just one of those hippie, new age, crazy things? Inquiring minds want to know! So, lets head on down the rabbit hole and
Friday was alpaca shearing day. We had 23 head to shear, was a long day. Here’s a video of the girls sporting their new doos.