I don’t know what it is, the age of our plantings or the weather, but this has turned into the most beautiful spring ever in our southern California yard and garden. 1,014 more words
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The homestead has been pretty idyllic with the days getting longer. We celebrated an unseasonably warm February by planting a long-sought-after fruiting red-leaf plum.
We’ll do some grafting and pruning so this lady grows low and bountiful. 537 more words
So, this is how my day started:
And this is how it ended:
You can guess what happened in the middle. Or can you…?
I started out the day expecting to slaughter a chicken, take some pictures, and load up a tutorial of sorts, What I ended up with is some important lessons in homesteading, preparedness, and emergency first aid. 1,133 more words