One thing that is great about Arizona summers is the prickly pear fruit, that you can harvest for free. There is always a friend or neighbor that will share fruit with you. There are many things you can do with prickly pear fruit. I am going to walk you through making a juice from the […]
We give prickly pear jelly as Christmas gifts each year. We enjoy giving homemade gifts and everyone is excited to receive this colorful little treat. What you will need: 2 1/2 cups prickly pear juice (Never made it? See how to here!) 1 box pectin (Powered Pectin) 1-3 Tablespoons lemon or lime juice 2 1/2 […]
This weekend Husband took on all the responsibilities of the homestead so that I could go on a girls weekend with a friend of mine. We had so much fun! While I was gone the amazing man put in a waterline to the garden! We had a great weekend, it felt so good to get […]
If you read the earlier post “Date Night” you know how I got these pictures. Our little scorpion hunt lead me to look into what makes some of these creatures fluoresce. After looking into the topic I actually don’t know a lot more than when I started. It has not been studied very much by scientists, below […]
It all started when I was watering the blackberries. I guess the flood of water washed out a scorpion? I guess the scorpion thought the safest place to avoid the water was…my leg. He? She? It…was wrong! I looked down to see a scorpion about an inch in length crawling up my leg. I did […]
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