Winter’s Song

I love springtime and the return of the birds.  The warm sun on my face, my hands in the soil.  I do love seed packets and promises of gardens galore.  I love tree blossoms and flowers and bees and more. I love summer and all the fun to be had.  The gardens and watering.  Fresh … More Winter’s Song

Hibernation for the Pressure Canner (and the farmer!)

524.  Final count of canned items.  The last was this week’s potatoes.  Twenty jars of ready to cook potatoes joined the ranks of winter and spring food.  The canners are going into hibernation now.  Hurray!  As much as I enjoy the salsa dancing sound of the pressure cooker, I am ready to just settle down … More Hibernation for the Pressure Canner (and the farmer!)