Spicy Pepper Boats

This time of year, easy supper recipes are critical for me.  We are often out late working on the farm and I need something that can be quickly prepared or prepared in advance.  Being of eastern European descent, stuffed vegetables were a staple for my family growing up.  I still love them.  This is a recipe adapted from my Paleo Stuffed Peppers – it has a lot of spice, so tame it down if you don’t like heat! Prep time – 20 minutes, Cook time 15 minutes (more if they are coming from the fridge). Ingredients: 4 large colored bell …

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Early season extension

This year was our first attempt at season extension. Since we are all about recycling and reclaiming materials, we incorporated that into our strategy. Last summer we scored a bunch of used tractor tires from a local farmer. They have to pay to dispose of the tires, so he was super happy to let us haul off as many as we could fit on our trailer. At the time, I didn’t have a solid plan for what I would do with them but it has evolved over the winter. Growing up, people built elaborate tire structures to grow tomatoes in. …

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