Mastery Food Challenge – Making plum butter and keeping my home free of evil spirits


You can’t evoke great spirits and eat plums at the same time.

George William Russell

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The High Cost of Food


Cherry tomatoes from last year. I planted a small bush because these tiny tomatoes were selling for something like $3.00 for a pint sized container, at the height of the tomato season.

I have considered beef and grapes to be luxury grocery items for sometime now, so I haven’t really been paying attention to the price of these foods. However, this ad in a local sales flyer caught my attention.  Continue reading