Today I talk about:
Elderberries – Many uses, growing conditions, recipies, and propagation.
My elderberries a exploding into dark blue deliciousness. I talk all about the elderberry plant and leave some links below if you are hungry for more:
Do YOU grow elderberries? Or have YOU ever used them? I would love to know!
My Winemaking Experience and New Ideas
I made some wine in 1997. I made strawberry and peach wine. I found 2 bottles in my closet. I started a new batch now.
I talk about it on the podcast.
Do YOU make wine or have made wine? Tell me about it!
High Heat Turkey Roasting
I have roasted a couple of turkeys this way now and am very pleased with the results.
It kind of goes against everything you may have been taught. But, the results are delicious.
Add brining to this method and it is even better!
Have YOU tried this?
Natural Ant Control VS Poisoning Pets
So I made my natural ant killer and my beloved Yorkie got it and decided it was a chew toy. I tell you what happened on the podcast.
Here is a link for Natural Ant Control: http://www.mnn.com/your-home/at-home/blogs/13-natural-remedies-for-the-ant-invasion
How do YOU control ants?
Spring/Summer Garden Coming to An End
A few of my plants are dying out now and others here say their garden is done. Temps are in the upper 90’s and 100’s with high humidity. Some of the plants are looking as miserable as I feel outside. What to do when you don’t want the fun to end?
What are YOUR thoughts?
Fall Gardening Plans
The answer to the above question is of course a fall garden. I talk about some plants good for the south. Please chime in with your ideas.
Do YOU have any Fall Garden plants?
What I learned, and Changes I will Make
I give the low down on what I learned this year.
What did YOU learn?
What The Heck Is a Scythe?
I ordered a scythe and am too excited. Can this old woman swing it? We shall see!
Do YOU own a scythe? What are YOUR thoughts on it?