Two days ago my neighbor was telling me a story about her garden. Her husband had put in three raised beds for vegetables. They planted all the typical spring stuff including crooked neck squash. The squash was growing great, getting big and producing lots of fruit. One morning her husband went out to water the… Continue reading Oh, deer!!
I purchased some blackberries at the Farm Market in Fairhope on Thursday. Today is Saturday and some have already molded. Gross. I didn’t know they went bad so quickly so I have to act even quicker today to get them preserved. I’ve set a few aside to eat after dinner tonight. We’ll top them with fresh whipped… Continue reading What to do with Blackberries
I finally got taste the pickles I made the other day. Yum. Here’s the recipe: 4 cups apple cider vinegar 4 tbsp kosher salt 2 tbsp dill seed 4 peeled garlic cloves 6-8 pickling cucumbers or 2 large cucumbers 1 bunch fresh dill, rinsed and dried on a paper towel 1 tbsp black peppercorns or… Continue reading Pickle Recipe
What do you do when a tomato goes on strike? You picket. My black cherry tomatoes are so yummy. Glad they went on strike.