Quail eggs… What can I say? I thought those babies would sell like hot cakes making my little garden birds pay for their own keep. Oh, boy, was I mistaken! 15-16 eggs a day, every day, adds up quickly and then I had to figure out what I was going to do with all […]
With winter arriving I had thought about making an enclosure for the quail to live in. We have 10 birds now and I would like to breed them so it would be nice to be able to really observe them. It would also make it easier to collect eggs if they were caged. A funny […]
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 […]
If you follow me on Facebook you know this week I harvested a huge amount of carrots. After giving some to the neighbors, eating a bunch and selling some, I still had plenty to pickle. When I am looking for a canning recipe, I will google what I am going to can. Once I […]
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