Author Archives: Life with Keo

Healthier Version of Belgium Waffles

Trying to eat healthier is not always easy when everything is loaded with sugar, fat and wheat loaded with chemicals.  I began grinding my own wheat a while ago and wanted to find a recipe for waffles that I can … Continue reading

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Extra Organic Potatoes? Hash Browns and French Fries

If you have extra potatoes from your garden or purchase bags of organic potatoes like I do a great way to use them is by making your own organic hash browns and french fries.  They really are easy to make … Continue reading

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Bare Root Trees Arrive

I have never ordered bare root trees before so I really wasn’t sure what to expect.  When I arrived home yesterday and saw this box sitting at my front door I couldn’t imagine it would be my trees, but it … Continue reading

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Raspberry Updated 12/1/2015

It’s hard to believe that it is the first of December and I am still getting raspberries. At the beginning of the summer I decided to place bamboo and string/twine in rows to help support the growing raspberry canes.  This … Continue reading

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Moringa Tree Throw Down and Garden Update

When I went out to trim my front yard moringa and pick flowers to dehydrate I realized that I had let it get way to spindly and decided to completely cut it back.  WHAT a job that was.  I did … Continue reading

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Critters in my yard 9/19/15

I have seen 2 different caterpillars that I have never seen before in my yard.  Both of them are fuzzy.  Is this a sign of a cold winter to come in Florida? LOL The black and orange one turns out … Continue reading

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Rich Textured Tote Review and Give-away

I crocheted several of these during the Summer Beach Bag Stitch-along at Yarnspirations.  This pattern is rated as intermediate and once I understood the stitch it was quite easy as its just a repeat. This is the first time I … Continue reading

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Guava Jam

I usually make guava butter (which requires no pectin) but this year I decided to try making guava jam with Pomona Pectin. For the recipe you will need: 4 cups mashed fruit 1/2 cup to 1 cup honey or 3/4 … Continue reading

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Pomona Pectin Review

Over a year ago I saw Pomona Pectin on a canning site and thought I would give it a try. I promptly ordered some and it has been sitting in my pantry ever since.  In years past I made guava … Continue reading

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Our Trip to the Beach for Sunrise 8-10-15

What a beautiful morning and lots of sand crabs.

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