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The Bread of Life at King's Roost

There’s no doubt that King’s Roost is a way of life for the owner, Roe Sie.  The moment you walk in and listen to him kick around the concept of Urban Homesteading, which is the idea behind King’s Roost, it’s clear he’s done the research, and walks the walk.   950 more words


Hot Weather and Predators

Summer, the real heat of summer arrived in the Pacific Northwest this week.    Temps in the high 90’s and low 100’s permeated the State of Oregon bringing with it skies…….. 928 more words

Moving To Oregon

Country Living

Here are some things I’ve learned in the country.

Horses and other animals graze peacefully and make for idyllic photos.

You can use large old tires from farming equipment and add some dirt and wild flower seed and enjoy a wild tire garden. 373 more words


A small sign

Every so often the nesting boxes give you a jolt and a surprise much like the ones you got when you realized Santa came and he thought you were a good kid. 244 more words

Multiple Designs

My poor little brain is getting a workout lately with a mixture of simultaneous design projects outside of my realm of experience. I want to build a bridge over a ravine, buy and install a signal booster for voice and data, and make a chicken coop out of found material. 455 more words


Chicken coop plans

One of my fondest wishes is for a flock of backyard chickens. Our area allows up to 8 for our yard size but I only want 3 or 4.  191 more words

Backyard Chickens

Welcome to my blog!

I’ve been active on Facebook and YouTube for a while, so I thought I should add a blog to tie everything together.

My name is Michelle, and I live on 2 acres in Maine.  405 more words