Patience.  It’s a virtue.  It’s just not one of my better traits. I planted three bare root, thornless blackberry bushes on the outside of my garden years ago.  Not much happened the first two years.  They grew, produced a lot of leaves and some berries, but nothing to write home about.  Somewhere along years three… Continue reading Blackberrypalooza

Homemade Yogurt

One of the things I love to make at home is yogurt.  When my good friend who makes the most wonderful foods from scratch first told me that she did this, I was impressed with such an effort but immediately ruled it out for myself because I assumed it was too much work.  Even when… Continue reading Homemade Yogurt