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Growing Weeds and Growing Like Weeds

The little ducklings are turning into big ducklings. It won’t be long at all until they are five weeks old. It is going to have to be a priority to get the new duck house put together the first day the husband gets home from Alaska. 1,114 more words


Hazelnut Surprise

The last few visits we’ve made to the garden centre I’ve really had to hold myself back from buying a pair of hazelnut trees to plant in the garden. 102 more words


Musings of a Havensteader

Okay, so most times you will find my blog revolves around #simplesolutions to creating a havenstead. I’ll share about permaculture ethics and  its guiding principles. I’ll give you some info on herbs–growing, saving, using. 378 more words

blooms & balls

What a wonderful sight!  First flowers of the season.  Even though we got another snow and frost after these guys appeared, they still decided to stick around and flourish. 212 more words


Floor Plan Frenzy

Ok, I’ll admit that during this part of the journey I went a little fantasy crazy. Reason being most likely is because I just love  1,097 more words


My New Guinea Pig Girl

Last night (Wednesday), I drove down to Holly Springs, NC to pick up a 6-7 month old female from craigslist. She had a litter already (the family was told by the breeder that they had two females, oops). 119 more words


On the Farm, Week 2

Last Sunday, we went back to the auction and picked up 11 quail (Coturnix). There were three males, and 8 females (I THINK, I can’t vent sex for the life of me). 346 more words