Gardens and Shortcake
Today we got the garden in!! Woo Hoo!! Six of us (me and the kids) spent 2 1/2 hours in the beautiful sunshine and got everything planted.. now we just have to keep it going! LOL.. We planted lettuce, cabbage, summer squash, green beans, corn, flowers and tomato and cucumber plants…. I have a
This morning when I got up I decided to get the angel food cake made for shortcake. I knew I would be outside working in the garden and then it would be time to make dinner and I wanted to get it done before that. When I was out shopping yesterday I bought 8lbs of strawberries at Costco. The kids had already eaten 4lbs of them and if I did not get that cake made the other 4lbs would be gone and Tobin really enjoys shortcake. I made the cake with some really big free range eggs (I don’t have any chickens right now so I buy the eggs from my food co-op, Azure Standard ).. Those whites whipped up sooo nicely and the cake was just perfect. Here is a pic of the cake and a piece all made into shortcake…
If you would like the angel food cake recipe you find it HERE..
Hope you all had a beautiful Saturday on your homesteads..