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Root cellar – started!

Root cellar – started!

It’s finally happening!  We’ve had a dream of building a root cellar and we made the plunge… Why a root cellar? Really, we wanted a giant fridge… space to store food and also space for mushroom spawn!  We keep looking at building more fridge...
Roasted Tomato Sauce

Roasted Tomato Sauce

Lots of tasty tomatoes from the greenhouse.  We have been roasted them in the oven and freezing them for the winter.  So delicious!  We had a pizza using the roasted tomato sauce and all we could say, was, WOW. Thanks to Laurra for teaching us how to prepare them this...
Garlic

Garlic

Garlic harvest!  We harvested the garlic at the end of August.  We wanted to let it dry for about a month before planting it again for next year. We have several kinds of garlic. Here’s the ones that have worked well so far: Chesnok Red Crème de la rosa...
Greenhouse and tomatillos

Greenhouse and tomatillos

Greenhouse is looking very green!  We planted some tomatillos this year.  It’s our first time trying to grow them. They are super neat looking and are quite large plants!  The lanterns are interesting.  We’ll see what happens in a few...
Kitchen Garden

Kitchen Garden

We said we wouldn’t, but we have!  Twelve more garden beds have been installed. Attached is a photo of the many of our raised beds.  The main kitchen garden, the hoop house, THEN the new beds! These are for medicinal herbs.  It’s an experiment year!...
Chit potatoes

Chit potatoes

We got our seed potatoes from Eagle Creek Seed potatoes! We don’t always pay a lot of attention but this year we thought we’d take the time to chit our potatoes.  We put them in some egg cartons in the main greenhouse.  (We even labeled the cartons!) ...

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