As July comes to a close, we picked our first beans and potatoes today! And a couple of peas : We're having roast pork tonight and these will be perfect! Also picked our first black chili pepper and the herbs just keep on coming - there's chamomile, strawberry mint, rosemary and basil parsley, sage, lavender … Continue reading July in Our Garden – Our First Haul!
We've been walking for 20 - 30 minutes every day for about 3 weeks now and I've lost about 1/2 a dress size! I have no idea what I've lost in pounds because my scale broke and I haven't replaced it yet. Not sure if I even want to because then I become obsessed about … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life
The dog-food experiment has been a great success! To read more about that, click here. Once a week, I load up the slow cooker with all the scraps, leftovers and cheap meat that I save for them in a big plastic container in the fridge. To this I add water and cook for 6 hours. … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life
Everything is thriving in our vegetable garden. I'm surprised because I'm not quite sure what I'm doing - haha. To read about our garden from the beginning, click here I fed everything with blood meal a few days ago and added a layer of mulch over the weekend to keep the moisture in and the … Continue reading July in Our Garden