Monthly Archives: August 2013

More Stone Fruits!

Peaches and plums this week folks! Last Thursday I picked up another peck of peaches from my gals at Huffman Fruit Farm at the Highland Square Farmers’ Market. They also had some good looking plums so I got a quart … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Finders Keepers

The last couple of days our egg production has been a bit low. That is frustrating. I was wracking my brain over what was going on and simultaneously petting the goats and giving them zucchini from the garden. I looked … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Old Timey Tuesday: The Help Us Out Edition!

Check out this haul from a 2012  Haymaker winter market. I think this was in November. It is so great to be a part of the Haymaker Farmers’ Market. Diane and I really enjoy it. We love seeing old friends … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday Funday!

What a great weekend! We continue to be grateful to all of of our friends at the Haymaker Farmers’ Market for their continued support. I am having trouble keeping up with new jams and spreads! And Diane will have lots … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Our ideas held no water but we used them like a dam….

So, you already read about why I missed winning any ribbons at this year’s county fair. I just missed the freaking boat. Here is what I was doing instead. I had some rhubarb from my cousin Amy. I had a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Old Timey Tuesday: The Damn It (!!) Edition

The 155th Portage County Randolph Fair starts today.  Two weeks ago I submitted my entry form and it included several no-pectin jams, my kick ass bread and butter pickles (no space in the jars! darn near perfect!), a bouquet of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Sunday Funday

Whew! I am exhausted. Maybe one of these Sundays I’ll just be able to relax….. I started things off by dealing with the two pecks of nectarines I scored from Huffman Fruit Farm last week. I probably should’ve dealt with … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment