February 2022

EVAN's Corner February 2022 Live Well Below your means Hi Everyone,The other day I made grits and scrambled eggs for breakfast.  To make grits right it’s a slow motion process with lots of stirring involve.  Some people like instant grits.  They’re okay but there’s nothing like some stone ground grits...

January 2022

EVAN's Corner January 2022 Live Well Below your means Hi Everyone,The saffron saga continues.  Over the past three weeks I have harvested saffron from the beautiful saffron crocuses that sprung up from where I planted them.  The long red stamen coming out of the flower is the saffron.  I only...

December 2021

EVAN's Corner December 2021 Live Well Below your means Hi Everyone,This fall I planted some saffron crocuses.  Over the past few days they’ve begun to come up.  Saffron is used in the cooking of many cultures and is extraordinarily expensive because it is the red-orange stigma of the saffron crocus...

November 2021

EVAN's Corner November 2021 Live Well Below your means Hi Everyone,I have another oatmeal recipe to share with you.  This is overnight oats that was dreamed up by my brother.  I made a few modifications to it and now it is really yummy.  How can it not be with oats...

October 2021

EVAN's Corner October 2021 Live Well Below your means Hi Everyone, In early August our daughter and I went back to Montana to pick huckleberries with my siblings.  My siblings and I hadn’t been together as a group for about 15 years. It was great to see everyone again.  The...

September 2021

EVAN's Corner September 2021 Live Well Below your means Hi Everyone, In the spring I decided to plant buckwheat in our backyard.  It’s a great cover crop and my wife makes this wonderful rice substitute from the buckwheat.  I dutifully planted the buckwheat and harvested it.  Then I used a...