1Here are the supplies2First of all take your tortilla wraps from the freezer if that& 39;s where you store them, and place one flat out on a paper plate and give it a blast in the microwave for 30 seconds3If you are going to put in chicken (you don& 39;t need to) you can have this cooking while you prepare your wrap.
Home /Homesteading /Never Stop LearningIn my yoga class this week, the teacher read us a list of her beliefs. They ranged from the simple (I believe drinking coffee on a cold day is a good thing) to the more philosophical (I believe that the best things in life also come with the greatest hardships).
1Add garlic, 1tsp lemon juice and 1/4 cup oil to blender. Blend.2Blend for 20 secs, start to drizzle in a few tablespoons of oil and lemon juice at a time, alternating between the two...34... Till the mixture looks like this!5Add in the egg whites. Blend.6Blend well for about 1-2 min till the mixture has a mayo-like consistency.
1Plant sunflower seeds in a small container and water vigorously.2Water every day for best results and soon after a week a sprout will appear.3Ater two weeks of watering everyday, lots of attention and sun. Beware of evil caterpillars. Sunflowers attract many bugs. Use a simple bug defeater to keep these pests away then transplant to ground4After a month, these sunflowers shoot up to the sky and bloom.
Home /Recipes /Pumpkin RisottoIngredients© Maggie Oster2 cups vegetable stock3 T. extra-virgin olive oil½ cup onion, finely chopped1 garlic clove, minced1 cup Arborio rice¼ cup dry white wine1 cup pumpkin, peeled and diced ½-inch chunks1 tsp. fresh sage, mincedPinch of nutmeg½ cup Parmesan, gratedPreparationPreheat oven to 400 degree F.
Home /Urban Farming / City Animals /This Little Piggy Went To InstagramThis Little Piggy Went To InstagramThis Little Piggy Went To Instagram – Urban Farm the pig InstagramWith the myriad photos of dogs and cats on the Internet, it’s about time a pig graced social media.
Home /Urban Farming /Reality TV Takes on Urban FarmingCourtesy Brian KraftUntil recently, Rodman Schley appeared to be your typical urban entrepreneur, leading business meetings with a Starbucks cup in hand and navigating the streets of Denver in his BMW convertible. These days, however, Schley is getting to know some anything-but-typical neighbors—folks who have made sustainability a way of life—as he tries to reduce the size of his own carbon footprint.
PHOTO: iStock/ThinkstockA frequent visitor to zoos and farms during his childhood, Dave Holderread loved animals as much as (or more than) the next kid.But according to his parents, birds captured his attention more than any other creature–especially birds with webbed feet.“If I disappeared at the zoo, they knew where to find me: At the duck pond,” says Holderread, a waterfowl breeder in Corvallis, Ore.
Home /Animal Care /Irish Draught HorsesUse: The Irish Draught is considered a warmblood breed, and is used for jumping, hunters, dressage, eventing, driving, foxhunting and halter. The breed is also commonly crossed with Thoroughbreds to create the Irish Draught Sport Horse in the United States and the Irish Sport Horse in Europe.
Home /News & Trending /Nothing Is Getting This Pig Out Of Bed—Except Maybe A CookieThe most annoying sound in the world is the alarm when it goes off way too early for our liking. We know we have to get out of bed and get ready for our day of work or school or other obligations, but we’d really prefer a few extra minutes (or in some cases, extra hours) to sleep.
Home /Animal Care /MotherhoodPhoto by Audrey PaviaThis little thing will be all grown up soon, and I can’t wait to watch the process.My chicks are now almost 2 weeks old, and I can’t believe how fast they have grown. A day of so after hatching, the smallest one couldn’t jump 2 inches from the outside pen of the coop to the inside.
1Cut a long length of black and white wire. Twist the wires tightly.2Cut the twisted wire to size.3Remove the insulation from both wires using the 24 AWG size hole.4Place the end into the metal socket positioning the wire such that the exposed wire is settled between one set of tabs and the insulation is settled between the other.