Archive for July, 2010

Preserving food…

One of the absolute oldest means man has used for preserving food to be used later is simply removing the water/liquid from it by drying it. In a previous post I mentioned an interest in building a solar food dehydrator and that is slowly climbing up the old ToDo list this summer.  Speaking of “summer”, […]

Sometimes it just turns out perfect…

Golfers talk about hitting “the sweet spot”, Football and Baseball players talk about being “in the zone” – me? I just kick back and enjoy it when it happens…. Ever had one of those sessions out in the back yard grilling where the weather was perfect, the birds were singing, and the food just flat […]

Random summer thoughts

We are having an incredibly mild summer thus far around the old Pondee – temperatures are averaging a good 10 degrees below normal for July this year and we are really enjoying it to its fullest.  Getting a lot of little projects taken care of and that old grill seems to get fired up every […]