Blog Posts - Johnny Appleseed



Facile Friday - Uncommonly Common

Way back when, there was this guy who ran around the country with a pot on his head planting apple trees. But Wait, There's More...

The Sun & the Rain & the Appleseed

Yesterday, I got pretty excited when I checked my “Weird Holidays” calendar and saw that it was Johnny Appleseed Day!  I was all set to share all kinds of great facts about the apple-tree planting vegetarian missionary man who become a legend th...
by Sock Monkey on Sep 27, 2012

Johnny Appleseed

As many of you may know, Saturday is John Chapman’s birthday.  You may better know him as Johnny Appleseed.  Some think that’s he’s merely fiction, but he was indeed a real man.  Today, I have printables to share that are all abo...

toDwI’ma’ qoS yItIvqu’!: Nota Bene #2009-46

“To be truly free, and truly to appreciate its freedom, a society must be literate.” Who said it? The answer is at the end of this post. Now on to the links! … “The class war is over—working people lost” … “...
by Scholars & Rogues on Dec 25, 2009

Questions for conservative-land

Yesterday, a regular commenter wrote, “I don’t understand why everyone in liberal-land is still so fixated on Bush.” I think it’s a fair question and i’m willing to take a stab at it. Liberal-land is still so fixated on Bush...
by Scholars & Rogues on Sep 30, 2009

Orchard Green Salad with Apples

To finish off Johnny Appleseed week I have a salad that combines tart green apples with candied nuts. Serve with roasted chicken or grilled pork chops. 1 head leafy green lettuce 1 tart green apple, sliced 1 handful candied pecans or walnuts, coarsel...

Apple Pork Chop Casserole

This recipe for apple pork chop casserole was submitted by Emily’s, my sister-n-law, dad. He got the recipe for the casserole from some friends who lived in Boise Idaho and it has been a family favorite ever since. 4 cups sliced apples 1/2 cup...

Sliced Apple Sandwiches

This week we celebrate Johnny Appleseed. Hard to imagine I can still remember the song from grade school. I loved Johnny Appleseed. I enjoyed the story about planting seeds that will one day grow to be apple trees. When I saw this recipe for Sliced A...

Larger Than Life

Paul Bunyan. Casey Jones. Hercules. King Kong. The list could---and does---go on and on.Our full-family excursion last week began with a trek to Luray Caverns, with a night's stay in New Market, Virginia. Who could have known our cozy quarters at the...
by Twinfatuation on Aug 12, 2009


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