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Home-Grown Sugar

April, 2018.

I look forward to maple sugaring season like a child looks forward to Christmas. So pardon me if I wax poetical about the mysteries, the vagaries, the brutalities, the unfathomabilities that are the maple syrup season. 1,564 more words


A Visit to Addo - Carol's Rest is Elephantastic

Today we left Jubilee Farm and headed to Addo Elephant Park. Their camping was fully booked so we had to find accommodation outside The Park.  Our intention was to stay  at the south end near Colchester.    377 more words


Off Grid Tiny Home Plans | Blueprints

So we decided to get a plan to go by to build our Off Grid Tiny Home. In the video below, you will see the full blueprints we will be using to build our Off Grid Tiny Home for our Homestead. 19 more words

Off Grid Homestead

5 Amazing Benefits of Pigs on the Homestead

Pigs are incredibly versatile animals, and serve a lot of purposes on the homestead. Since pigs are rather cheap animals, they are also great starter livestock. 484 more words


Always something of interest at The Homestead!

I thought I was going to be blogging about Rowntree Park but when we got there (as we half expected) it was closed because the river is in flood. 315 more words


7 Tips To Help You Get Into Spring Cleaning Mode!

Do you jump on the spring cleaning bandwagon? I know I do, and I kind of love it. Unfortunately it still hasn’t warmed up much in Northeastern PA, so it doesn’t feel like Spring. 773 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Favorite Place

I was going to go out to the Nisqually Wildlife Refuge to shoot for this week’s photo challenge.  I didn’t make it.  It is a… 123 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge