Brittany and John Nuttall Blog

Soap Making

My cousin makes her own soap and a few months she gave us a few bars. We treasured these precious bars of fancy soap. We only occasionally use them when we feel like pampering...

we eat good food

How could I start a new post with putting a picture of one of the cats. Monkey is the funniest sleeper. This post will be mostly about some of the food that we’ve cooked...

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April Garden Update

I will try to make this a monthly feature on the blog. Here is what has been going on in the garden: What we just planted: Peas, carrots, beets, broccoli, chard, spinach, lettuce, cabbage,...

cat corner

I decided it was time to revisit the back room again. We cleaned it out just before John and I were married, but it had gone into complete disarray since then. I’ve named the...

Here we go

We’ve started! The garden has begun. This last week we planted lettuce, cabbage, spinach, snap peas, beets, carrots, and onions. We dug out a brand new bed behind the shed. It was really hard...

really bad muffins

John does most of the cooking. Who am I kidding? He does nearly all of the cooking. It’s only a rare occasion that I decide I’m going to make dinner. Although John makes the...

Garden: The beginnings

We will be planting very soon. Last week I went out and took pictures of the garden before we cleaned up too much. We had a very mild winter here in Utah and a...

the seeds arrive

We had great success with our garden last year, but this year we plan to try some new things. I know, I know. Why mess with a system that already works? We will just...

Cheezzeee

We decided to try and make cheese. For some reason, cheese making doesn’t go so smoothly for us. We’ve tried three times now, all with varying results. Here are a few pictures from our...