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A Quickie on Pollination

There can’t be anybody left who doesn’t know about our pollinator crisis. I was saddened recently when an experienced beekeeper who is profoundly attentive to her bees told me that she lost a third of her hives over the last year. 352 more words

Urban Homesteading

Why a Tiny Home?

For our final project in Rosemary Logan’s FYS Living the Good Life class, we decided, based on our personal interest, to post two blog entries involving sustainable homes, specifically tiny houses. 289 more words


Urban Homestead Trees: Black Locust

When I moved to my current property eight years ago, the house sat on half an acre of adobe clay, punctuated here and there with construction rubble and overgrown with tumbleweeds. 319 more words

Urban Homesteading

Spring Update... or Chicks and Spinning and Gardening Oh My!

So. I’m going to try to get back into posting here regularly – I have so many projects and suburban homesteading adventures and I feel like we should keep track of them someplace. 258 more words

Handmade Craft

Baking Cinnamon Rolls

Hey Everyone!

Today, I really didn’t do a whole lot. I went for a walk, and got rained on, but it wasn’t bad.

I also made a batch of cinnamon rolls this afternoon, because I felt like baking. 58 more words

Dairy Free

Week in Pictures

Our trilliums are coming up, our white tulips are going nuts, and my husband picked me a gorgeous bouquet as well! I love Spring!

HahaHAAAAA. Jesus Fucking Jelly Beans. 413 more words

Weekend In Pictures

Weekend update: Easter

It was a beautiful spring long weekend. My wife got four days off (her new job gives both Easter Friday and Monday off!) and we only spent one day away from home. 533 more words