When some of us think of salads, the first thing that comes to mind is a big bowl of lettuce with dressing on top. But when you’re growing your own vegetables, it doesn’t have to be that way. As a matter of fact, when the hot summer weather comes around, your lettuce will probably be […]
He that resolves to mend hereafter, resolves not to mend now. —Benjamin Franklin
The book of James is so rich, isn’t it? One particularly beautiful nugget of truth is found in the second half of chapter 5, verse 16: The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much. Short and sweet, but it touches the heart. Unfortunately, we are sometimes tempted to use this verse as an […]
Shortcake is very versatile. You can have it as a dessert, a breakfast, or even as a side dish at dinner.
Of course, it’s great to eat eggs from your own flock of chickens. You know the eggs are super fresh, and those bright yolks beat anything you’ll ever see at the store. But even farm-fresh eggs are not without their disadvantages. You will quickly discover one of the cons the first time you try to […]
We all know why there are thistles and other undesirable weeds in the world, right? And to Adam He said,“Because you have listened to the voice of your wifeand have eaten of the treeof which I commanded you,‘You shall not eat of it,’cursed is the ground because of you;in pain you shall eat of it […]
Asparagus can be a delicious addition to your dinner and a great way to start the year’s harvest. But there are only so many times you can eat asparagus cooked as a side dish! Fortunately, asparagus can be fairly versatile. Cooked asparagus as a side dish is just the beginning of the possibilities. Here are […]
If you have a greenhouse or cold frame, you may already be pulling the first radishes of the year. That crisp, fresh texture and mildly spicy taste is a real treat after the long winter. Once you’ve had your fill of radishes served plain or with a dab of vegetable dip, try something different. This […]
As the daylight hours increase, so does egg production. Every day, your hens are working harder and faster to lay more eggs. There is just one problem: What are you going to do with all those eggs? If you keep chickens, it’s a problem you’re going to have to solve sooner or later. Allow us […]
Have you ever tried sitting down and doing nothing but brainstorming for five minutes? The solutions and enterprises you can come up with are astounding.