Sunday, February 24, 2013
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
A while back, my mother-in-law suggested I try potato stamping with the girls. It took me a while to get around to doing it, but now that we've done it, I wish we'd tried it sooner. There's just something FUN about using food to do art. (e.g. we liked stamping with okra and making magnets with colored pasta)
Getting the right shape in the potato can be a bit tricky. I found that it worked best to:
Monday, February 4, 2013
Every time we grow carrots I get impatient. It's so tempting to dig them up early to see what's going on under there. The mystery is extra strong when you plant a packet of multi-colored carrots and you know that there is a whole bouquet under there just waiting to be uncovered.
(This is our second year to plant the Organic Carnival Blend by Botanical Interest.)
Each girl washed her pile, and then we lined them up according to color.
rainbow chard and the magic purple beans.
I always wonder if the extra colors mean extra vitamins Anybody know?
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