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Back on the ‘booch

As I’ve posted previously (Continuous Kombuchaness ), I heart kombucha.

But every once in a while (especially since I’m the only one in my family who will drink it), I have to take a little break from brewing the ‘booch. 922 more words

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Bourbon soaked cherries

You know what I love? Bourbon Old Fashioneds.

You know what I despise? Maraschino cherries.

Now, I don’t claim to understand exactly what a Maraschino cherry IS (I don’t think I want to know). 478 more words

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Water Kefir Popsicles

Summer is here!

The solstice may be a few days off, but summer weather is here, and the only things my kids have an appetite for are watermelon, ice cream and popsicles. 380 more words

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The Totem Tree at the Yurt

A totem is a symbol that represents a story. Every one of us has a story, we may also have ideas in our minds that involves changing/elevating/improving our current story.  547 more words

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Pine Needle Mulch

Our 20-acre property is surrounded on 4 sides by various types of evergreens (fir, cedar and a bunch of pines I can’t even identify – I’m working on that). 485 more words

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What I Wish My Non Farmer and City Friends Understood

When we first started homesteading two years ago I never thought we would be where we are today, and I certainly never expected to fall in love with this lifestyle. 1,049 more words



It’s Fricking Freezing, Mr. Bigglesworth!

Sorry, I’m a product of the 90’s, I can’t even help myself.

But seriously, it’s really damn cold here.

This morning we woke up to a foggy, chilly Monday morning, complete with a seemingly half-hearted almost-rainbow. 273 more words

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