Blog Archives for tag homesteading

On a Cold Day…

It’s nice to remember we had a little taste of Spring! We’ve been re-planting, and splitting plants, preparing garden beds,… Continue reading »

February 17, 2011

It’s happened again. Valentine’s morning found us up to the realization that the same two dogs that killed our last… Continue reading »

February 9, 2011

There is a day, that arrives at some point– you may not even notice at first, when you realize your… Continue reading »

New Chicks…

Our newest chicks arrived last Monday. These are to be part of our laying flock in the spring… aren’t they… Continue reading »

January 26, 2011

We’re preparing for new chicks! Twenty-six of them to be exact!! They are supposed to be here by February 1st…. Continue reading »

Compost and Gardening

It’s that time of year! We’re planning to expand our garden again this year. What are your plans for the… Continue reading »

Internet Tower…

Paul’s brother delivered, to our home, the tower Paul owned as a teenager. As it turns out, this old rusted… Continue reading »

Opossum in the Basement!

Last week, Paul heard a huge crash in the basement. He and the older boys went down to find out… Continue reading »


September 10, 2010

It has been a long, long week. Paul was away for a full seven days, home for one and gone… Continue reading »

Quilt Thoughts…

I have a couple of quilt projects I need to work. Here are a few I’m considering: Which ones do… Continue reading »

September 6, 2010

The first week of September is always a sweet time in our area. A few of the leaves are beginning… Continue reading »