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The gory...err glory road to downsizing 'stuff'.

Yes, it is gory.  Gut-wrenching. Painful. Overwhelming.  That’s why I am taking a break to write about it instead of doing it. Heh.

We squirrel away for all kinds of maybes. 505 more words


No, that is not the way to do it!

We have been visited by winter. Last week, 8.5 inches of snow and then about 3 inches of fine sleet.

The sleet has compacted to a great layer of very slikc ice, thick enough that my 130 pounds will not crack through the crust.. 270 more words

Along The Way

Waiting for the Sun- Stoney-Heaveny homestead Winter Update 1

Unlike last year’s boring never arrived winter, this winter already has been full of its moments. We had a good sample of home grown Kimchi (fermented spicy pickled napa cabbage) in the beginning of the winter. 909 more words

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I’m going home for the weekend! So i am very excited right now. Science bro Ashley, and my friend Robin, and their friend Jose will be coming as well. 33 more words

Science Bro Ashley

A New Year

Although SBH has been quiet for the last year and a half, I can assure you it isn’t because homestead life has been so.

We’ve done a lot of soul-searching and made some big changes. 393 more words

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The Little Things

Hi friends. Can we talk about things?
Things that seem small but are really, really huge?

We have a fence. And a gate.

And a temporary power pole and paperwork for a permit to hook up the power. 268 more words


Should you homestead?????

Well, why not? Homesteading is awesome. Firstly, you get to cook with/eat organic ingredients most of the time without having to get a loan. (‘honey, we are out of tomatoes. 420 more words

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