EXTRA – Introducing “JCT SIP”! It’s going to be a LONG two weeks, so we’re entertaining ourselves! Check out how we’re coping and what’s next on the Homestead!
My birthday present has me going a little crazy in the garden!
About once a year I get a craving for these AMAZING stuffed peppers! I may not try another recipe because I love it so much!
The art of harvesting potatoes is hand-tilling the garden with your trusty shovel while hunting for those delicious tubers but only finding rocks.
‘Tis the Season! Christmas Chaos has begun and it started with our tree!
Changing the Seasons – what the upcoming seasons mean for us.
The Year in a Word. If I had to choose one word for this year it would be “RESILIENCE”.
Antique Farming for Sorghum Insights – a fun trip to Rantoul was an amazing experience and education about the history of farming!
Best Laid Plans – this spring has nearly been a complete disaster, but there’s still some hope!
Usually by this time of year driving around our area is like driving through “corn tunnels” – corn on either side of the road, sometimes only “knee high” but in good years it’s practically shoulder high by this point. There used to be the saying “knee high by the Fourth of July” and today’s corn…