Showing posts from May, 2013

Peach Canning

Hey Guys,

So I canned peaches today. Long story short I initially thought I couldn't can the peaches from Schnepf farms because they are semi clingstone. However; I was determined not to give up and I found this wonderful blog that explained to me an easy way to get the pit out without demolishing the peaches. Here is my peach canning story, in pictures!

Gardening: Triumph and Defeats

So I've been wanting to blog about my garden for a long time and just haven't so I've decided the time is now. My garden is doing very well this year. My carrots, peas and spinach are over but boy were they yummy! I have left a zucchini plant that pumps out about 2 per week. I have three tomato plants, 4 pepper plants and a cucumber plant. The pictures below will express my triumphs and defeats in gardening. Enjoy!

New Fave

Hey guys,

Here's to my sporadic blogging. Ha. Any way, I just had to share this recipe with you. I got it off of Pinterest and I love it. It is my go to french bread recipe from now on. Best flavor! Enjoy!

16 Months

I was just sitting here reveling in wonder and disbelief. My baby is 16 months old. The last month has been explosive for her. She is no longer blabbering as much and is making more intentional verbal words. She will now repeat things you say and she is understanding more. Her new words this month are turtle, kitty, banana, please and more to name a few. There are many more but forgive I can't think of them at the moment.

She can now climb onto the couch. Which means she is capable of a lot more danger. So far she isn't playing in the toilets and I think that is because I accidentally smashed her finger in the lid one day. Hard lesson and certainly not intentional. She has grown 3 inches in the last 6 weeks and can now reach so much more. I'm having to learn the hard way to get rid of clutter on my desk habit. Because if I don't she will pull all my papers and clutter off onto the floor.

I think we have finally had a breakthrough with her and her eating. For the past …