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Mango Madness

Whether it be on the news, Facebook, or just word of mouth, all too often you hear of the horror stories that many backpackers go through when it comes to regional farm work. 1,691 more words


Becoming a Farm Girl

A year ago this month, we moved into our house. We built on three acres nestled into a rolling hill bordering an apple and pear orchard. 553 more words


4 Christmas DIY/Hacks on a Budget


It’s the most wonderful timeeeee of the yearrrrr….  and sometimes the most expensive!

This year I am on parental leave so this means two things- I don’t have much (read:any) extra spending money and I am also home more and have had a bit more time to be creative this holiday season!   611 more words


The Simple Art of Sloe Gin

Alan has been making a lovely Sloe Gin for the past couple of years.  Blackthorn trees are plentiful in the Burren and so their fruit – the beautiful, round, black sloe – is usually abundant by late August.   305 more words


We bought 2 new white goats to add to our herd. One was dumbledore, a buck and his friend Gandalf. We had them for two days. 323 more words