Bay Leaves
Spices: Bulk Bin vs. Jarred
By Erin Huffstetler | 07/30/2014 | No Comments
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Would you pay $343.38 for a pound of bay leaves? While I know that sounds too absurd to consider, you’re already paying that much, if you buy yours by the jar. And here’s the crazy thing: those same bay leaves cost just $21.99 a pound,…

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Identified Mushrooms
I Joined a Mushroom Club!
By Erin Huffstetler | 07/28/2014 | 3 Comments
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I’ve been foraging for years, but I’ve always stayed clear of mushrooms. They fascinate me, but they also scare me. There’s just too much room to make a mistake, and I don’t think a book can teach you everything you need to know….

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Free Fall Apples
Free Fall Apples
By Erin Huffstetler | 07/25/2014 | 1 Comment
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While we were out yardsaling this morning, we passed a house with a GIANT apple tree out front. The ground was absolutely littered with apples, so we decided to stop and ask if we could pick some….

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Koi Pond
How to Get Rid of Mosquitoes Naturally
By Erin Huffstetler | 07/23/2014 | 5 Comments
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Mosquitoes are annoying, but you know what else is annoying? Most of the advice on how to get rid of them. Do a quick web search for “get rid of mosquitoes” and you’ll get two basic pieces of advice:
A….

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Crockpot Corn on the Cob
Crockpot Corn on the Cob
By Erin Huffstetler | 07/21/2014 | 2 Comments
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Yesterday, I bought 86 ears of corn, and when you have that much corn on your hands, you start to look for a few shortcuts. So, I decided to pull out a couple of my crockpots to see if I could successfully cook corn on the cob that way….

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