April 23, 2016

This Week:

In the Garden

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Growing in the garden along with these kale plants are cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, lettuce, red russian kale, and peas. Oh yeah, and we grow rocks too. 🙂

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Green Cabbage

In the Greenhouse

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Some teeny tiny parsley, 2 Large Stripey Tomato plants from the nursery, 3 cantaloupe plants from the nursery, and some sad looking cilantro with transplant shock.

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Newly started tomato and pepper seeds. I see a couple of peppers have sprouted.

In the Kitchen

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Cherry Jello Cake with cherry Jello icing that Madison made. It was so good!

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Cute, little watermelon sugar cookies that Madison made.

In the Canner

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Violet jelly that Madison made a few weeks ago.

In the Barnyard

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Baby chicks ready to leave the brooder. There are 4 Easter eggers and 13 buffs along with “mommy” hen.

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A new milk doeling.

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Eleanor and Willow ready to kid any day now.

In the Flower Beds

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In this flower bed there are hostas, parsley, spearmint, and potted flowers.

Family Fun

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Picnicing and fishing at Claytor Lake.

New Recipes I Want to Try

Zucchini “Meatballs”

Crockpot Chicken and Dumplings might just be the thing for after church. I will add carrots and celery and make homemade biscuit dough