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
Water is the so called life blood of your garden. We all know that without watering, your plants will quickly wither and die; however, did you know there is a right way and a wrong way to water your plants? Follow these guidelines and your plants stand a much better chance of avoiding some common
One term new gardeners will likely encounter is determinate vs indeterminate. What does this mean? It’s really pretty simple on the surface, regardless of a complex biological background. The science driving the growth patterns is fascinating. Nothing beats the joy of slicing into a home-grown tomato. They are juicy and sweet and a joy to
Dave Made Pastrami INGREDIENTS: 8-10 pound brisket, trimmed2 qts boiling water1 cup sugar2 tablespoons curing salt1 tablespoon mustard seeds1/2 cup brown sugar1 tablespoon coriander1 tablespoon minced garlic1/2 cup sorghum Blend all together (except the brisket) in boiling water remove from heat and stir until well mixed. Let brine cool to room temperature. In a sealable
You can make your own charcoal. If you are burning off brush or other stuff anyway, this is an easy way to stock it up. 1. Get a 55 gallon metal drum with a fireproof lid.2. Choose good split & seasoned wood – cherry, oak, or hickory all work well. Chop into 3-4 inch pieces.3.
Here are twenty things to do to provide better self reliance & self confidence of your situation, for you and your family. Pick a few of these and do them soon. I snagged the list from The Survival Podcast (all proper attribution given below). Here’s the list with my thoughts on each item when appropriate.
Whether you are a “prepper” or not, having some basic provisions stored for emergency situations is a good plan. Remember that last winter storm, or the recent hurricanes? Grocery stores can be wiped out quickly and if you don’t have food stored, you are going to be hungry. Here are 20 items you can store