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Recipe – Soup – Spanish Rice (like chili)

1 lb ground sausage 1/4 c oil 1/2 medium onion diced or 1/2 c dry 1 clove garlic minced, or 1 t dry 1 c uncooked white rice 1/2 t oregano or Italian seasoning 1 t chili powder 1-1/2 t cumin 1/2 t salt 1 t black pepper 1 c water 1 (29 oz) can tomato sauce 1 (14.5 oz) can diced tomatoes

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Recipe – Chicken Marsala

2 boneless skinless chicken breasts, filleted in half, pounded ¼-inch thick 1/2 c all-purpose flour 1 t Salt 1/2 t black pepper 1 t oregano or Italian seasoning 2 T olive oil, divided 4 T butter, divided 1 (8-oz) package pre-sliced mushrooms 2 cloves

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Week of April 6th

Too long of a pause in writing. Seems that I stop during winter and start when the trees bud/bloom. Planted all of the seed balls I had made. Also planted trees from Arbor Day. Continuing to work on property layout

Posted in Daily, Fishing, Gardening, knitting

Recipe – Fried Rice

1-1/2 c rice, uncooked 1 lb chicken, pork, beef (optional) – cut into 1/4 strips 1/4 c soy sauce, plus more for rice 1 T sesame oil 1/4 c rice vinegar 1/4 t ginger, dried (or 1/2 t fresh,minced 1/2

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Week of November 18th

Found another batch of Persimmon seeds. Not sure if any of them will survive in my area as they seem to like to grow in swamps. Also made the first batch of seed balls. These were the mixture of seeds

Posted in Cooking, Daily, Foraging, Gardening, House

Week of November 4th

Quick catch up. I found and processed some Persimmons, Fire Thorn, and Pecans. The Persimmons were a surprise as I have never seen one before and wasn’t looking for them. Need to head back and gather more. Done some work

Posted in Daily, Foraging, Hunting

Week of September 23rd

Made up snells for my circle hooks (stores don’t usually carry them and I didn’t want to spend the extra money on shipping). Instead of using a regular snell knot, I made some using the hair rig knot and others

Posted in Daily, Fishing, Foraging
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