Category Archives: Recipes

Recipe for Grape Jam.

A few years ago, I planted 12 different types of grapes on the farm, including many plants that I cloned. This year I’ve finally started to taste the [..]

Grapes, Recipes

Zucchini Boats

I’ve definitely had my fair share of salad this summer, so I decided to switch things up a bit and cook some warm food. Zucchini Boats are a [..]

Cooking from the Garden, Recipes, Zucchini , , , , ,

Doing Battle with Critters

I’m not proud of large sections of this years garden, with one major reason: The plants are being eaten alive. There is no way a plant can grow [..]

Cooking from the Garden, Critters, Recipes , ,

Sage Tea

As I was walking up my steps into my backdoor, I glanced down at my now two year old sage plant, and wondered what I could use it [..]

Herbs, How To's, Recipes, Sage

Sauteed Swiss Shard

After chasing the chickens out of the greenhouse, I noticed a row of green in the garden. The Swiss Shard was still growing, and had not been killed [..]

Chard, Cooking from the Garden, Recipes

Weekend Roundup 09/19/10

I’ve decided to take a new approach with regards to my chickens. Up to this point, I’ve kept them in a chicken house, with a fenced in run. [..]

Chickens, Cooking from the Garden, People, Potatoes, Recipes, Zucchini

Tomato Jelly

Tomato Jelly !? Sounds gross, but just like Zucchini pancakes, it’s something you have to try before passing judgment. I was quite reluctant to try it, but since [..]

Cooking from the Garden, Recipes, Tomatoes


   Tomatillos are an odd plant. First off, they are called “Mexican Husk Tomatoes”, although they aren’t tomatoes. The fruit itself it surronded with a papery husk, which [..]

Recipes, Tomatoes & Peppers