Monthly Archives: June 2016

Summer Salad

Summer Salad is one of our favorites around here. It's a great dish to add to any meal in the summer and super easy to make! We like to sit it out on the counter and make "drive-by bites" during the day. Today,  we are making it to take to our annual neighborhood Fox Hollow…
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Benefits of Canning & Preserving

We have listed 5 benefits of canning and preserving below. Preserving food began when it was a need. Today it is not necessary to can foods so you may ask, "why take the time"? Too Many Veggies - If you have a garden, you probably have experienced too much of one thing coming at once. Right now, our fridge…
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Attracting Hummingbirds

We have learned that there are some steps you can take that will help to attract hummingbirds to choose your home as their nesting place.     Mix the Hummingbird Solution Correctly Mixing a solution that will attract hummingbirds to come back to you is important. I use a 4 parts water to 1 part…
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Wilted Lettuce

Wilted Lettuce Two things that let us know Summer is officially here: Making wilted lettuce and a good ole' tomato sandwich.   If you aren't from the South, you may not understand the value of these two things, just hold on! You'll get it after the first bite! I made wilted lettuce this week and every summer…
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