preparing to make rose jelly

wild roses and bugs

pick about these many

take the petals off

put water over them plus 2 centemeters

when it's this colour remove petels except a few

put into jars, on the left red roses, on the right white roses.

of course you need some sugar and either juice of a green apple and skin, or lemon. Call and ask me if you want to make it.


Avoid food products containing ingredients that no ordinary human would keep in the pantry

Avoid food products that make health claims (that is an interesting one, think about it?

Avoid food with words "lite" "low fat" or "nonfat"

If it came from a plant eat it, if it was made in a plant, don't.

Don't eat anything your grandmother wouldn't recognize as food

Avoid food products ingredient that a third grader could not pronounce



Did you ever see the customers in health - food stores? They are pale, skinny people who look half - dead. In a steak house, you see robust, ruddy people. They're dying, of course, but they look terrific.

Eat food that will eventually rot

took these pictures from inside our compost