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Dream a Little Dream With Me

Yes, it is a little play on words from the duet by Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong because today I am writing about my homesteading dreams.   1,441 more words


The Artichoke

This is our first attempt at growing artichokes.

I’ll try not to kill it.


Evening At The Homestead

Last night was a great evening after the rain went by.


Challenges, technology and the non-technological

I really hate to admit how behind the times I am. Apparently I still live in the past.
Technology and I are on a speaking basis. 255 more words

Simple Things

My education in food continues...Lacto-fermented pickles!

I wonder how it is that I haven’t written more on the homesteading page…likely it is due to the fact that we just have so much going on! 801 more words

The Homestead

Okra The Strange

These okra are really strange looking.

They can be a little slimy as well.

This is a vegetable we are incorporating into our garden and what we eat, but we still need to get used to it.


What came first...

Our 6 chickens produce so many eggs for us.

It has been our first summer with them and it’s like they are members of the family. 10 more words