Tuesday, August 12, 2014
We just picked all of these today. It's our first big picking. "What shall we do with all of these?" the children ask.
"I have plans," I asure them.
We will be chopping most of them up in the food processor and freezing for later. They will turn into
Saturday, August 2, 2014
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Friday, July 18, 2014
We've started the harvest season in our neck of the woods. I've been busy these last few weeks picking cherries to make pie filling, picking raspberries to make freezer jam, and picking apricots to make fruit rolls. My kids love to eat the fresh apricots, but they are not big fans of apricot jam or bottled apricots. They LOVE the fruit rolls though!
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
We've been experimenting with some Dutch oven recipes to get my husband ready to go to Scout Camp for a week. Some of our experiments have flopped and some have become new favorites! These Dutch oven caramel chocolate crumb bars are one of those new favorites. The scouts have already requested them for their next (and every other) campout! My kids love them too.