|In the orchard.|
"A righteous man has regard for the life of his animal, but even the compassion of the wicked is cruel."
* My children's chapter book, based on a true American Revolution story, is free this weekend! Don't have a Kindle? No problem! Use the Kindle app to read the book on your computer or mobile device.
* When your kids, when everyone and/or everything is driving you out of your mind...remember this.
* It's so hard to find beginning reader books kids actually want to read. I'm checking out this list of "not boring" early readers for my little guy.
* FREE downloadable, printable grammar and spelling books for grades K - 6!
* How eliminating screen time can "magically" change your household.
* Tylenol use by pregnant women is linked to ADD and other behavioral problems in children.
* Lots of lawsuits now against Mansanto, makers of RoundUp, for putting our health at risk. One of the more compelling stories (found here) is that farmers who use RoundUp have a higher incidence of lymphoma.
|Some of the things I'm harvesting.|
* If you own a smartphone and you want to avoid buying GMO foods, check out this app!
* Vitamin deficiencies are linked to many diseases...and, in this case, even anxiety.
* Here is something new to me: Canning jar labels that stick on...but WASH OFF in water! Nifty! And perfect for gift giving.
Oldies But Goodies:
* Canning Salsa - a recipe you can safely adjust to your taste!
* Canning Green or Frozen Tomatoes
* An Easy Way to Make Tomato Paste from Tomato Skins
* Avoiding Food Waste Through Freezing