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New Gardens Growing...

It's transplanting day! I've been growing some of our new gardens and today they are ready to transplant :) I absolutely can't believe how quickly the Grow Sunflowers and Grow Greens have sprouted...8 days and they are more than ready to live outside! I probably should have transplanted them a day or two ago, but it was a super busy week and today is the first chance that I've had...oh how I love Saturday mornings :) Here's what my Grow Sunflowers Garden looks like this morning ~   And here is my Grow Greens Garden! I'm going to transplant the Grow Greens to a slightly shady area on the patio, so they won't wilt as we get into the warm...

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Sweet Rewards...

We just harvested our first batch of honey! It was really exciting and I still can't believe that our little bees worked so hard all summer to provide us with this delicious liquid gold :) Because it was so late in the season, we only took a few pounds of honey from the hive to leave the bees plenty to get through the cold winter. Interestingly enough, it's a rich, dark color...different from what I normally see on my grocery store's shelves...I wonder what was blooming in our area to give it that amazing color? I need to do a little research...but anyway, it's totally cool and we're super excited!  

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White Bean Chili Award Finalist!

We are so excited! Our Dinner Tonight White Bean Chili has been chosen by the Specialty Food Association as a finalist in the competition for the sofi™ award (highest award in the specialty food industry) in the "Soup, Stew, Bean or Chili" category. See all the categories and finalists here:

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