Garden Hot Pepper Pickle

My little Scotch Bonnet pepper plant has done me proud this year.  Grown from seed it has produced a small but good harvest of 6 peppers.  It will continue to grow throughout the winter in the warmth of the...

Staghorn Sumac

September is the season of the magnificent Staghorn tree (Rhus typhina).  It is a spectacular at this time of year when the ripe berries stand upright.  In the winter, without the leaves, the branches w...