Tag Archives: Figs

A Busy Weekend, Part I

This was a constantly “moving” weekend (I’m including Friday in the weekend, though I worked), fun and frustrating all wrapped up together. Friday was a mixed bag, ranging from racking wine to experimenting with salsa-making. Saturday was full of excitement, with a trip … Continue reading

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A Little Bit Of This

…and a little bit of that. That’s what today, Labor Day 2014, was like. When Kim and I discussed possibilities for the day over the weekend, the word “chill” probably came up a couple of times. Jenna was over at … Continue reading

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Fig Wine

Let’s try this again. So, my first ever “country” wine batch (back in 2012) was a fig wine, using figs from the tree in my backyard. I tried a natural fermentation (no cultured yeast), and I knew very little about … Continue reading

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Catching Up

I haven’t posted since the 8th!? Well, that is no indication that things aren’t happening, of course. Besides for the normal – work, reading, and the like, I have begun putting in a trellis for my new muscadines and have been regularly … Continue reading

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So, So Busy…

I’ve been meaning to post for a while now; can’t believe it’s been almost two weeks since my last post! What’s been going on? Lots! For starters, we have been planting a lot of fruit trees/bushes and vegetables, as well … Continue reading

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