Snapp Crackle and Pop-Pop

Family Fun and Pictures!

Sunday, August 30, 2009

At the Park

Meeting the Family

Silly Willy

Saturday, August 29, 2009

Our Two Favorite Granddaughters

Mom Mom's Little Gardeners

Sylvia in KC

Monday, August 24, 2009

I Love Peppers

I just love peppers. They are just prolific this year. The bells are huge and the others I don't even know what they are but taste as good as bells or bananas. The Jalapenos are the most prolific and produce such an a abundance it is hard to keep up with.

Sunday, August 23, 2009

More Stuff from the Garden

We planted squash b/t the corn rows to deter coons from eating the sweet corn. No raccoons got into the garden, so don't know if the fence or the squash is what worked but now have this:

Colt In KC

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

My Dehydrated Stuff

Almost Sick of Looking at Produce!

We picked 50 lbs of tomatoes since last Thursday. Got the last of the sweet corn, ended up with 13 dozen ears in all. 105 lbs of potatoes from planting 15 lbs of seed spuds. Every time I get everything down to a few pounds of stuff, we go out and bring home more to find something to do with it:

Thursday, August 06, 2009

Digging Potatoes

Dad dug 2 rows of potatoes last night ended up with 45 lbs. That means that if the other 5 rows produce at the same rate will end up with over 150 lbs. HOLY CRAP, what will I do with all those potatoes!

Sunday, August 02, 2009

My Pantry Runneth Over

Finally I get to use this for its original use:

10 gallon ended up being 13 lbs of green beans which means the 26 gallons we picked this week was 34 lbs"

Stuff Just Keeps On Coming

We picked our first corn today, got about 9 ears I think and the pinto beans are starting to dry, I found about a half a bowl full today. This doesn't include the green beans which are being popped but got another 10 gallons which makes 26 gallons in one week: