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CrealCritter's Recent Activity

  1. CrealCritter liked frustratedearthmother's post in the thread Luck of the Irish Red Ale.

    It's great that you can re-use the yeast. Talk about SS!

    Apr 24, 2019 at 5:09 AM
  2. CrealCritter liked sumi's post in the thread What did you do in the garden today?.

    What I did all week in my garden is envy the neighbour and wondering why I spent week breaking my back cleaning up my mess of a backyard...

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  3. CrealCritter liked Beekissed's post in the thread What did you do in the garden today?.

    Will likely be so for me too, as I have never planted it the way they recommend, with the trench and such. I'm trying something new...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 9:03 PM
  4. CrealCritter liked Lazy Gardener's post in the thread What did you do in the garden today?.

    Bee, I envy your asparagus. I absolutely LOVE asparagus. Each season, I do well to harvest enough for 1 - 2 meals for myself. Hope...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 9:03 PM
  5. CrealCritter liked Lazy Gardener's post in the thread What did you do in the garden today?.

    Am ripping out my raspberry bed. It is infested with cane borers. So, entire bed is coming out, non-infested very young canes are...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 9:02 PM
  6. CrealCritter liked Beekissed's post in the thread What did you do in the garden today?.

    Picked some asparagus and steamed it for breakfast....sooooo much more tender and flavorful than the store bought!

    Apr 23, 2019 at 9:02 PM
  7. CrealCritter liked Lazy Gardener's post in the thread What did you do in the garden today?.

    My hubby's grandfather made dandelion wine. It was incredibly good. IIRC, it was more viscous than the typical wine. Sweet, mellow....

    Apr 23, 2019 at 9:02 PM
  8. CrealCritter liked Hinotori's post in the thread What did you do in the garden today?.

    I've thought about trying to make wine. The young leaves when it's not flowering to reduce bitterness I eat.

    Apr 23, 2019 at 9:02 PM
  9. CrealCritter replied to the thread Ginger beer - double batch with 5th generation ginger bug.

    This is perhaps the most active ginger bug ferment yet. Its putting a bubble through the air lock about once every 1/2 second. Although...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 3:41 AM
  10. CrealCritter liked frustratedearthmother's post in the thread Ginger beer - double batch with 5th generation ginger bug.

    It'll be interesting to see how long you can keep it going!

    Apr 22, 2019 at 7:38 PM
  11. CrealCritter liked sumi's post in the thread Ginger beer - double batch with 5th generation ginger bug.

    The bug that just keeps on giving :) Looking good so far!

    Apr 22, 2019 at 7:38 PM
  12. CrealCritter posted a new thread.

    Ginger beer - double batch with 5th generation ginger bug

    Saturday evening i brewed up a double batch of ginger beer. This is the 5th batch with my original ginger bug yeast strain. I was a...

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    Forum: The Homestead Kitchen - Recipes Etc

    Apr 22, 2019 at 5:44 PM
  13. CrealCritter replied to the thread Cornish Cross Spring 2019.

    Yeah that's a bummer - sorry to hear this :( I don't know if with TS you can have then sent to the store for pick up or not. But if so...

    Apr 22, 2019 at 2:18 AM
  14. CrealCritter replied to the thread Cornish Cross Spring 2019.

    Bay, I thought you might like to know... My 3rd oldest son drove large USPS mail truck in between Saint Louis distribution center and...

    Apr 22, 2019 at 1:55 AM
  15. CrealCritter replied to the thread Cornish Cross Spring 2019.

    I've only special ordered Jumbo CCX Roos from the Rural King store. They arrive at the store and they put them in a tub with food and...

    Apr 22, 2019 at 1:45 AM