Grandma Catherine’s Old Fashioned Carrot Cake Recipe

Grandma Catherine’s Old Fashioned Carrot Cake Recipe

Grandma Catherine’s carrot cake recipe has been enjoyed by our family for decades. I spent many wonderful hours with grandma while mom was busy on the farm, and will always remember her kind eyes and loving heart. This carrot cake recipe is nice and moist, never dry. The original frosting is on the sweet side for…

Growing Carrots – From Planting to Harvest – Learn How to Grow Carrots

Growing Carrots – From Planting to Harvest – Learn How to Grow Carrots

Some folks don’t bother growing carrots in the garden because they’re so readily available at the store, but once you’ve tried a homegrown carrot, you’ll be hooked. Like many homegrown vegetables, garden fresh carrots tend to be sweeter and more flavorful than their store bought counterparts. You can also grow carrots in a variety of colors…

Harvesting Peas and Carrots and How to Freeze Peas
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Harvesting Peas and Carrots and How to Freeze Peas

“Me and Jenny goes together like peas and carrots.” I always liked Forrest Gump, but “peas and carrots” brings to mind the awful institutional variety – little cubes of lifeless, washed-out orange and green that taste like tin can. Blech. The homegrown variation (thankfully) doesn’t even taste like the same food. Now, I still don’t…