It's time to overwinter your garden. Here's a checklist!
The best fertilizer for your garden!
The great 2020 garden experiment with Luffa!
Eating egg whites for health? You might as well just eat the carton.
How to Cure a Ham. It's easy, but you must plan ahead. It takes time!
On a homestead, there are so many things to do, one can easily get lost in the weeds. Imagine how you want your life to look when it's all done! Now, let's create a roadmap to get there. Long-term goals are easy to create, but they are "long-term" so they require two things - time … Continue reading How To Create Long-Term Goals
Trace Creek acres is starting its own podcast in the spring of 2021!! We've been working on the format, the segments, etc and so on and so forth. Whew! A lot goes into a simple 20-minute chit-chat on a microphone! But, it's coming together. We're thinking about the following logo. What do you think? Is … Continue reading Who’s in Charge Around Here Anyway?
As another gardening season comes to an end, it’s time to give some thought to what worked, what didn’t work, and what you will do or learn for next year. If you’re like me, you are just over gardening! I’m a little tired of all of it. But, as a few weeks pass, I find … Continue reading Gardening: Taking Stock & Planning for Next Year
Do you purchase herbs like basil and dill in those little jars from the grocery store? How crazy expensive are those!!!??? A tiny 1/4 ounce jar of dried oregano or basil is about $6.00 around here. I can fill my whole pantry with every herb one can think of for about $6.00, and I have … Continue reading 4 Ways to Dry Herbs
"No, there are no spoiled pups around here! Why do you ask?" ~Pippa In case you have spoiled pups, here’s the recipe for Peamutt Butter Cookies Mix 1/4 cup of peanut butter with 1 Tbs of oil & 1 cup of water until blended. Fold in 2 cups of whole wheat flour and 1 cup … Continue reading Peamutt Butter Cookies – Woof!