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Meet our new ladies and gentlemen!

 Now, It was really impossible to get them to hold still long enough for a picture! Regardless, yesterday was so much fun! We loaded up into the Jeep and drove all the way to Elkin (about an hour from where we live) to pick up our tiny little cheepers! 212 more words


Chick Season is HERE!!!!

I would not go so far as to say that our first year of raising chickens was particularly successful. Mainly, we went into it without so much as a plan- we didn’t even have a coop yet! 290 more words


Shipping Container Micro Farm

Developed by Damien Chivialle this micro farm, also known as an Urban Farm Unit (UFU), makes growing local produce possible in largely urban areas.  Urban Farm Units such as these seek to bring urban dwellers the opportunity to grow and cultivate organic produce with minimal interference.  247 more words


Spencer: Crime Scene Photographer

Two weeks later I got outside and finished trellising the red raspberries.  Everyone looks good for spring.

After I finished working the red raspberries I checked on the black raspberries to see if they remained attached to the wire.  289 more words

"Not as the world gives do I give to you."

We are in the final countdown of baby Bowman’s due date! Today marks 36 weeks of our pregnancy and I am getting SO excited to meet this new life! 890 more words

We're Still Here…July 2014

It is the last week of July and I’m trying to figure out where to start since my last post was in May.  I thought for sure it would be easier to update the blog during the summer with the kids out of school and Lisa and I splitting up the workload…ummph. 266 more words

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