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Homemade Refrigerator Pickles

*Fun Fact: Pickle was my first word* Last summer, I found this recipe for Homemade Refrigerator Pickles in a pile of recipes I had ripped out of old Food Network Magazines. I had been trying to find a pickle recipe that didn’t involve buying all the complicated canning equipment. Unfortunately, I didn’t find this until… Continue reading Homemade Refrigerator Pickles

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Why I’ve been gone lately…

I have two excuses as to why I’ve been missing from my blog: pickles and tomato pie. Our garden started off the summer doing extremely well, but as usual the Ohio summer ruined it. We had way too much rain and not enough heat.

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Weekly Garden Update: 3

We had another great week of weather here in northeast Ohio, well great weather for the garden. It’s been hot and humid most of the week with a few rain showers, which our plants have loved. Everything has doubled in size again this week; there are blooms on almost every plant. The zucchini and leek… Continue reading Weekly Garden Update: 3

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Weekly Garden Update: 2

Pictured above is proof that non-GMO seeds grow perfectly. These are corn stalks just 2 weeks after planting corn kernels. They are growing like crazy, everyday there is a noticeable difference in their size. The only problem we have had is the chipmunks pulling a few out of the ground. This past week everything in… Continue reading Weekly Garden Update: 2