Saturday, June 23, 2018

Funny Backyard Animals

Each animal has a certain personality or trait.  I find them all amusing.  Although I don't spend as much time hatching out more chicks or adding to this menagerie of critters, I still enjoy them very much.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

New Potatoes Don't You Love them?

Oh my gosh, how I love this time of the year!  Fresh vegetables coming into season are so great!  Today the freshly dug new potato is the topic.

Friday, June 15, 2018

Freezing Butter Beans & Cooking Them

Oh the butter beans, it seems one either loves them or hates them.  I grew up with a mama and grandparents who really liked them.  They were a staple in our family gardens for sure.  Let's face it in southern vegetable gardens butter beans were on the must have list!  They still are as far as I'm concerned. 

Friday, June 8, 2018


I guess I should add personal hygiene tips to this post.  I don't have that many but will share what works for me.  Sometimes being a little bit of a minimalist helps with this one, at least that's what I've discovered.