Shiitake Mushroom Soup

Need an Immunity Boost-  try Shiitake Mushroom Soup!  It’s delicious and oh so good for you!             Ingredients 8 cups vegetable broth (or chicken broth would be good too) 6 cups chopped cauliflower 6 cups chopped shiitake mushrooms  (be sure to save your shiitake stems to add to your ingredients …

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Cowboy Candy

A little hot and a little sweet make these peppers a real treat! Ingredients 3# jalapenos  (about 8 cups sliced) 2 cups apple cider vinegar 6 cups sugar 1/2 teaspoon turmeric 1/2 teaspoon celery seed 3 garlic cloves, chopped 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper Let’s Make It Combine all ingredients except peppers.  Simmer for 5 minutes. …

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Making Hypertufa Pots

Tufa is a variety of limestone that is found around the world.  It is porous and soft enough to carve, used in building and to make various other things such as livestock water troughs.  It eventually was used by gardeners to plant in.  Because of its porous properties,  it was used for herb and succulent …

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Sweet Potato Greens

It’s hot outside and not many greens growing during this hot Georgia heat!  No fear-sweet potatoes are tropical plants and love the heat.  Sweet potato greens have been eaten in many cultures but here in Georgia we think about that yummy sweet potato that will be coming later but we don’t think about how delicious …

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Baked Squash Casserole

It’s summer time and that time when we start gathering squash from the garden.  You always have a lot and one time and are looking for different ways to use it.  Try this recipe, we really enjoy it.  A little added bacon always makes every dish special in our house. Ingredients: 8 medium size squash, …

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