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My Big List of Goals I’m Going to Accomplish in 2022 Week 31 of 52

Here’s my big list of things I want to accomplish in 2022: Remodel The Kitchen  The electrician was here last week for half a day working in the kitchen and will be back later this week to finish things up. Timeline wise, things are right on track.  Once the electrician is done the HH will rip out the rest of the backsplash and patch the walls and then I’ll be able to paint. He’s decided to wait until the very last second to remove the remaining countertops {and most importantly the sink {!!} until a day or two before the cabinet guys come out to do their bit {something in September}.  At least with the trim removed and the walls...

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14 More Tough Plants That Can Survive Drought

This summer has been unusually hot (in case you haven’t noticed). In my part of the Ozarks, it’s been bone dry to boot. That deadly combination of searing heat and clear skies has sent my state and many others into a serious drought that ceaselessly claimed vegetal casualties.Though many of us tried to water our wilting food plots and forestall the inevitable, it’s a losing battle when the weather is so unrelenting.I expect that crispy-leaf sound in Autumn … not midsummer – Wren Everett // InsteadingIt’s been hard not to give in to despair. The squash plants that looked so promising a month ago lie prostrate on the ground, yellowed and crispy. Sprouts that began growing before the drought set...

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Roasted Eggplant and Zucchini

When eggplant and zucchini are in season, it’s time to bake up a batch of this Roasted Eggplant and Zucchini! It’s a simple, hands-off side dish to prepare for any night of the week and it takes less than 30 minutes! Table of contents Why We Love This Recipe For Roasted Eggplant and Zucchini Key Ingredients for This Recipe Zucchini Eggplant Aged Balsamic Additional Ingredients Step By Step Instructions To Make This Oven Baked Zucchini and Eggplant Recipe Step 1: Preheat Step 2: Toss Eggplant and Zucchini in Seasonings Step 3: Roast Step 4: Serve FAQs and Expert TipsVariations to Try More Recipes to Try Why We Love This Recipe For Roasted Eggplant and Zucchini After refreshing my Roasted Eggplant...

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Nanyuki’s finest dining restaurant, a must visit- The Colobus Grill is now open.

‘One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.’ Set in over 100 acres of landscaped gardens, on the beautiful lush slopes of one of the most famous mountains in Africa (Mt Kenya), is Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club, home to the The Colobus Grill; a haute cuisine dining experience for those seeking an exceptional culinary experience in Nanyuki. It is simply a must visit for those seeking an exhilarating culinary experience coupled with an enticing menu against a timeless ambiance offering the ideal setting to dine at the heart of Mount Kenya. As you walk into the snazzy, stunning restaurant, right at the entrance is a glass wine cellar, home to some of the...

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Beersmith Brings Three New Burgers and Plenty More with Their New Menu

Exciting news for burger lovers! Beersmith have updated their menu and added three new burgers for you to try, including a vegetarian one. Along with the new burgers they’ve also added a few other new dishes, as well as giving some updates to longstanding Beersmith favorites and I was lucky enough to be able to try a few of them. First things first the new burgers! Already proving popular with Beersmith customers is the new Bacon BBQ Burger (RMB 108) which has a 200g Angus beef patty, streaky bacon, fried onion, cheddar, BBQ sauce, and lettuce all sandwiched together between a brioche bun and served up with a side of fries. I was a big fan of the bacon in...

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