Monthly Archives: December 2015

Out and About- An Inspiring, Sustainable Farm

I was inspried to write this emailDear Daily Dirt,My daughter and I have searched the internet for usable and informative material. The we went to Sunset Farmer’s Market and bought some exceptional veggies and picked up information. We ate some … Continue reading

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Out and About – Sunset Valley Farmer’s Market

  Free? Free native trees? Let’s go! Catherine, my daughter found that we could get some free native trees. She is interested in starting a “food forest” for erosion control near a gully on our property. We had been to … Continue reading

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I Bet You Love to Eat Tender, Delicious Meats

Do you pound steaks to break down muscle tissue?   Or do you use a meat tenderizer? Meat tenderizer refers to a powdered naturally derived enzyme powder. The enzyme most commonly used is papain which comes from papayas. Meat is … Continue reading

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Water Management for Fun and Profit

A conversation recently caused me to begin thinking about how people through time have managed water. In reading about ancient cultures I knew many had irrigation systems. Clay tablet showing a map of canals and irrigation systems to the west … Continue reading

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Out and About-Texas Memorial Museum

My daughter, Catherine and I decided to explore Austin one day.  For some time we knew the Texas Memorial Museum, located in the Texas Natural Science Center on the UT campus was a place we wanted to visit. It was … Continue reading

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