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by dlrcpa
Sat Aug 29, 2015 10:06 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Check in 8/29/2015
Replies: 16
Views: 1813

Re: Check in 8/29/2015

Good morning and glad to see people "checking in". I got corn at the farmer's market and cooked the non-prime yellow squash. Whirled it in the food processor and decided it is similar enough to pumpkin I will make pumpkin bread w/ plenty of spice and raisins. That leaves 1 egg remaining so better ge...
by dlrcpa
Fri Aug 28, 2015 9:26 am
Forum: Frugal Tips
Topic: My tips.. What are yours?
Replies: 45
Views: 15548

Re: My tips.. What are yours?

I do that too - almost always say yes if it's food. I can figure something out to cook with it. Other gardeners have also given me divides off their plants - herbs and "extra" plants when they bought too much. I have also gotten free fabric and yarn because I make it known that I sew and knit.
by dlrcpa
Fri Aug 28, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: September Use It Up and Recycle Challenge
Replies: 48
Views: 6573

Re: September Use It Up and Recycle Challenge

Goal for September will be to cut & sew another summer sundress/nightgown and knit a baby afghan for sale in the spring. Baby afghan will be wild-multicolored so I need to play with a block pattern I think. We'll be on vacation one week so I will take along some cross-stitch and try to complete an i...
by dlrcpa
Fri Aug 28, 2015 8:58 am
Forum: Gardening
Topic: Garden update 2015
Replies: 29
Views: 5054

Garden update 2015

Last night's harvest was 1 2/3 lb green beans (washed and prepped for cooking) 3 more yellow squash 1/4 lb cherry tomatoes 2 green peppers Will cut and cook swiss chard this weekend. Overgrown yellow squash is going to substitute for corn in chicken/corn/noodle soup. Found a recipe for lemon zucchin...
by dlrcpa
Fri Aug 28, 2015 8:49 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Aug 28, 2015
Replies: 25
Views: 2469

Re: Daily Check in Aug 28, 2015

Hi Y'all. Tooth holding OK after dental work Thursday. Taking Tylenol just to avoid problems. Dinner tonight ham slice and stuffed peppers. The ones from the garden are small so making 4 instead of 2. Will use some spaghetti squash in the stuffing mix. Probably a bit of garden lettuce too. I started...