Just when I thought there were very few things left in the food processing world that would surprise me, this happened: (yes, these are two completely different types of tomato sauces, sort of.) Now don’t be fooled. The one on the right is NOT our normal pasta sauce. The one on the left is. We … Continue reading WHERE DID THAT COME FROM?



It’s time for the next game-plan here on our little slice of heaven – food season! The grandson started school this week. Therefore I now have more time to spend on/in the gardens (can you hear me jumping for joy?!). First thing I am working on is revamping the greenhouse.  It’s been going well for … Continue reading SEASON TWO – WOO HOO!!


I was away for a bit, but am now back.  Since I was also away from my gardens and garden work, I had a TON of catching up to do.  Funny how falling out of sync for just one week can throw your gardens into an ugly frenzy! My share today, because of the garden … Continue reading PLOWSHARE THURSDAY AUGUST 17, 2017:


Hi, guys!  Sorry, I have not been keeping up with things, but if you read my last post, you know why.  This Plow Share is to tell you more about my new favorite best friend in the garden – the head cover.  (This one is from Amazon – under $5) I originally found these things … Continue reading PLOWSHARE THURSDAY – PREVENTION GEAR!

PLOWSHARE THURSDAY – My new best garden friend!

We are a natural farm. I am pretty sure that the pests – weeds and bugs – in the area know this. The reason I know this is because we have so many on our property. The bugs are controlled via natural methods: • Salt, soap, & vinegar solution. • Companion Planting. • Creative natural … Continue reading PLOWSHARE THURSDAY – My new best garden friend!

PLOWSHARE THURSDAY- Good Bug, Bad Bug – Who’s what?

I must give a major shout-out to MNN.com again!  They seem to be providing the best info at a perfect time!  My helpful hint from them this week is much more than a hint: Good bug, bad bug: How can you tell the difference? Not only did they provide outstanding specific information on the good … Continue reading PLOWSHARE THURSDAY- Good Bug, Bad Bug – Who’s what?


Those of you that have never been fortunate enough to live on a farm, plowshare (according to Merriam-Webster definition) is a part of a plow that cuts the furrow.  It cuts through the old stale gunk that may be devoid of any nutritional value and gets to the good stuff.  Starting this Thursday – May … Continue reading NEED SOME HELP? PLOWSHARE THURSDAY: