Tag: backyard farming

Strawberry “mousse” filled cookie cups

Strawberry “mousse” filled cookie cups

The gardens are really starting to come along here at our wannabe farm. The cucumbers and tomatoes are starting to produce flowers that will soon turn into fruits. The potato box is almost full and the vines are starting to blossom. The beets are starting […]

Garlic Parmesan Kale Chips

Garlic Parmesan Kale Chips

The kale is taking over. Seriously, my eight winter blend kale plants that I started from seed in March is growing like mad. Not that I’m complaining, This means we have an endless supply of super nutritious kale to add to salads, sandwiches, eggs and […]

Chocolate Raspberry Pie Bars and dreams of a backyard farm

Chocolate Raspberry Pie Bars and dreams of a backyard farm

It never seems to fail, the May 24 weekend is too cold to plant — again. At least we didn’t get hit with rain — or snow! After this winter, it could have been possible. Instead of planting, I am gazing at my seedlings dreaming of […]