Friday, July 27, 2012
Independence Days Challenge Update for the week of July 27th
Harvest: plums, cherry tomatoes
Preserve: Put some plums on the dehydrator
Prepare: Bought a locally made Hori Knife and a weeding tool at the farmers' market. Found a source for local grass feed beef, pork, chicken etc., Blue Valley Meats out of Walla Walla, WA, order online and it is delivered to a store within walking distance from my house.
Local Foods: Bought some peaches, blue berries, patty pan squash and hamburger at the Farmers' Market
Community: Found a Rummage sale right in downtown Burien, I purchased two large stainless steel steam pans, a serving plate and a few odds and ends, all for $12!
Making Do (Repair, Re-use, Reduce, Recycle): Made a soda bottle bird feeder;