Today was a good day to cook up some sausage from the last pigs we butchered. I made 3 sweet sausage and 2 Hot sausages for Zach and I. Which will be plenty when I include sides for dinner. To make the sausage I put it in a dish and covered it with spaghetti sauce… Continue reading Homemade Sausage
When Casie moved into the little house on the farm there was an old grape barber that had fallen down. So it was time to fix if up and be sure that the grapes could grow well again. We turned a pile of grapes Into a beautiful grape barber in a couple of hours. The… Continue reading Grape Arbor
From our family to yours we wish you a very Merry Christmas. Hopefully you got to spend lots of time with your family and enjoyed a bountiful meal. Our family surely did. And of course everyone loved receiving homemade gifts this year. Merry Christmas from the Jane Girls!!!
Wow have we ever been baking up a storm! Of course though Santa needs some cookies and Zach sure does like those Christmas cookies! Zachs favorite is the peanut butter blossoms. To make the doughs for the cookies we always do a basic recipe. For the peanut butter cookies we add peanut butter to the… Continue reading Christmas Cookies and Bread
Christmas is fast approaching. There are many Christmas Traditions that our family has. We bake lots of Christmas cookies and the men are always sampling them as they are being made. On Christmas Eve our family gathers to eat and be festive. The best part is playing games. The games aren’t much, but we surely… Continue reading Christmas Traditions
Yes you read that title right. Toilet paper is a luxury item. It’s not a need. You don’t need it, it just helps make life more comfortable. But do you ever stop and think about how much of that white toilet paper you send down the drain? Do you ever feel like you are constantly… Continue reading Toilet Paper is a Luxury
Recently we traded with the neighboring farmer for some of his honey. In return we had given him a few packs of steaks from a cow we had butchered. We love honey! We use it in tea, cooking, and when we have the sniffles we eat a spoonful before bed. But we wanted… Continue reading Honey Cookies