Tag Archives: storage

Stewing Tomatoes

So it has come to my attention that some folks may not know how to do this. Remember to not cut the bad spots out, if there are any, until after splitting the skins. Start by cutting an X into … Continue reading

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The last of the okra

By the end of the summer some people may get tired of eating okra all the time, like Katherine. It usually take me a month into fall before I too am okra’d out. So what to do with all the … Continue reading

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Prepping the spice cabinet for winter

As the weather cools it is time to trim back the spice plants and dry out the remaining leaves for use over the winter. I like to over cut whenever I use a spice so I have leaves drying pretty … Continue reading

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Spice Rubbed Pork Chops

Tonight I grilled pork chops rubbed with spice for dinner. Even though the dish is simple and fast it can still be quite impressive. Depending on your taste the spice rub can be hot or mild and since pork really … Continue reading

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