Hello.... I'm planning on building a little greenhouse out of reclaimed antique window frames. I live out in the country and someone mentioned to me that it may turn into a house for snakes (garter…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Lueders Mar 29, 2011.
Mapling, or sugaring, is the process of collecting and boiling down the sap from maple trees in order to make syrup. It is an ancient practice, being one of the few sugar sources found in the northern hemisphere. The entire process takes a bit of time, but after tasting the…Continue
Posted on February 21, 2011 at 12:00pm — 9 Comments
Crisp air and chilly nights makes me want to have a campfire, and I thought some homemade seasonal goodies to go with it would make an extra cozy touch. Pumpkin doughnuts and mulled wine seemed to fit the bill.
First of all, I started with the mulled wine, as that needs time to cook. You can make it on a stovetop, but I chose to make mine in a crock pot. There are many…
Posted on October 16, 2010 at 5:00pm — 1 Comment
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We here at Homegrown are all about the gardens, farmers markets, and CSA shares, yet I thought I'd highlight yet another outlet for fresh, homemade, homegrown produce, dairy products, meat, canned goods, and other things one might find at a farmers market--the country market. Country markets are yet another avenue for local food producers to sell…Continue
Posted on October 4, 2010 at 4:00pm