I forgot to tell you….

I forgot to tell you, I am canning my elderberry syrup.  Here is the recipe. If you have a gallon of berries, which is not hard even from one plant, then you place them in a stainless steel pot and add enough water just to cover.  Bring to a boil and then reduce to a...

Elderberries

Hey, Picked some flowers off my elderberry bush today.  Still picking the berries off, could take a few days, lol.  Wish you could come by and see them.  Will send you some pictures later this week of the place.  Hope you can stop by soon.  Also have been getting a...

Today I changed my mind

I was going to have a fall garden, but I realized that my dirt is just  not up to par.  My dirt is like a rock, hard, dry and cracking.  I am going to need to fix it before I can actually grow much of anything in it.  I have grown in Michigan and Indiana and both of...

COMPOST is fun

I love gathering things to put in my compost.  It is amazing all the things you can throw together and get this fabulous, nutritious, beautiful black dirt that will feed your plants and keep bugs away and give the ground a SUPER BOOST of nutrition so all of you garden...

Just Want to say HELLO!!!

Hi, I am Kelly Jeanne.  I just wanted to say hello so you would not think I was not here.  I am not a website builder, lol.  I am a beginning homesteader.  I have been growing things most of my life and love it.  I am also a master gardener.  I love to learn new...