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Come and Stay at Bealtaine Cottage!

I have recently come to understand the need for having a small safety net in terms of financial needs…small things like car tax, car repairs, insurance and even, at some point in the near future, a new roof on Bealtaine Cottage! 182 more words

Permaculture

Morning Glory Homestead

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The old homestead is coming along.  This planting season is progressing nicely despite a late start. 

Home School

Morning Glory Homestead

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The old homestead is coming along. This planting season is progressing nicely despite a late start.

Home School

Juicing - Good for you or not

After being away for 5 weeks, I’m happy to say, thanks to my neighbour and my son, my garden survived. Also thanks to my family for helping with mulching before we left. 290 more words

Sustainable Living

Kimchi

What else are we doing here at Fernwood with all the early chinese cabbage and bok choi? We’re making kimchi. Kimchi is Korean in origin and involves fermenting cabbage, carrots, daikon radish, scallions and other vegetables in a ginger, garlic, and red chili pepper paste. 196 more words

Life At Fernwood

These Summer Days

This week we have been busy with these things……..picking strawberries and preparing them for the freezer, harvesting broccoli, peas, swiss chard, and kale, and removing the scapes off the garlic. 112 more words

Life At Fernwood

The Peonies

The herbaceous peonies are really performing. Each variety seems to have more blooms per plant then ever before. This means…..ta da….cut peonies for the table and vases full of gorgeous blooms around the house. 84 more words

Life At Fernwood