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Sun room converted greenhouse

Well , as you can see I converted my sun- room into my garden greenhouse for the winter. This is going to allow me to get a jump-start on the spring planting season and I plan to have a massive transplant from the greenhouse to the outdoor garden this year. 448 more words

JahTar Indoor Garden

The Accidental Stocked Pantry (yea for over-canning!)

We are getting settled in our new place.  Our eight cats (we had to have our sweet Ichabod put to sleep) joined our roommate David’s three and they are all getting along wonderfully despite all of my worrying. 502 more words

Food/Wine (and Preserving)

Garden adjacent to the dugout home of Jack Whinery, homesteader, Pie Town, New Mexico (LOC)

Some cool windows security images:
Garden adjacent to the dugout home of Jack Whinery, homesteader, Pie Town, New Mexico (LOC)

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Be Careful What You Wish For

Only a couple of weeks ago, we were bemoaning Miss Ruby Goat’s anti social behaviour, wondering whether she would ever allow us close enough to turn her into a wonderful milking goat, a credit to her saanen pedigree. 672 more words

Union Homestead

A little about the author

Hello All! I am a 25-year-old, family person, cooker, gardener, crafter, quilter, and up-cycler. These things are all things that I have had to come into researching it. 345 more words


Blueberry Changes Hearts

Thank you for letting me take a month break from blogging! I almost do not know where to start…almost. I was really not sure how I felt about Maine. 213 more words


Prepper? Homesteader? Survivalist? Other?

Other.  Really.  Well, for me anyway.

I’ve always been on the frugal side.  Sometimes more frugal, sometimes less.  Much of what I’ve done is just what I had learned growing up.  841 more words

Frugal Living