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Goats

I knew it was going to be a challenge but… Well, the story goes like this:  A friend of mine has lots of critters and in the course of emailing her about another matter she asked if I could make … Continue reading

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Simplify

We have been talking about ways to simplify our lives even more.  For the most part we are probably better off than a lot of folks in that department.  We don’t have a bunch of hustle and bustle near us … Continue reading

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3 weeks to the frost date

My average frost-free date is May 20. I am a little behind on the garden but not too bad. I tried starting celery from seed this year. Not a one germinated. I wonder what happened? Probably a combination of bad … Continue reading

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Spring is Here!

For today. But, I will take it! I am digging beds (not currently of course) and getting ready to plant peas and onions. Wahoo!!! I love the sunshine and the dirt and the lovely smell of fresh turned dirt. My … Continue reading

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Warming Trend

We warmed all of a sudden. All the snow is gone and we’ve been reaching into the 50’s during the day. This means I’ve been working on moving the chickens. They are not moved yet but my corner posts went … Continue reading

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Wind

It is sad when gusting to 50 mph becomes almost normal. *sigh* It has here. We are now on week two or three of wind like this. I think we’ve had a couple of days where we had less wind. … Continue reading

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