Monthly Archives: June 2011

First Cheese and Hamburger Buns

June 29:  I took the cheese out of the press and have it drying on the counter.  I have no idea what will become of it, but it’s a fun experiment. June 28:  Today I tried my hand at cheesemaking. … Continue reading

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Food Storage on a Budget – Week 8 (really late)

This week I veered off course a bit with the food supplies in favor of disposable plates.  They were on special at K-mart for $1.50 and I had a coupon making them only $.50.  I purchased four sets.  Normally I … Continue reading

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Gardens get Started

June 25:  Early summer is such a busy time in the garden here.  I decided to take a quick break after some morning work.  Noah helped me transplant a poor little apple tree.  It’s been struggling along for at least … Continue reading

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Peach Cobbler

1 stick butter 1.25 cup flour 2 tsp baking powder 1 cup sugar .75 cup milk 1 quart jar of peaches – drained Melt butter in 10″ cast iron skillet while oven is preheating. Combine flour baking powder, sugar and … Continue reading

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Welcome to our New Kitty

We would like to welcome a new kitty into our home.  We lost Darwin this year and Suzuki seemed a little lonely.  After much thought, we decided that we would all like to look for a kitty-friend for Noah and … Continue reading

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