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~The Fall Garden~

It would seem that I’ve topped my month-late August garden update with a two month-late September and October garden update. For the purpose of journaling/record-keeping here is how we fared … Continue Reading →


~2012 Garden: August~

The herb garden.  Slowly, but surely,  coming along.  {week one} {week two} {week three} {week four} August brought with it  ~the close of the cucumber harvest,  ~the largest onion & … Continue Reading →


~Nothing Compares~

We’re the first culture that views children as liabilities instead of assets. All cultures in history viewed children as a blessing. Today we talk about the cost of raising a … Continue Reading →


~Week 20~

5/13- First chive blossoms… Rebekah (2 next week) found them at some point and her little baby breath hasn’t been sweet since.  5/14 & 5/15- I succeeded in continuing to … Continue Reading →



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~Herbal Notes~

I challenged myself this month to study up on herbs medicinal & culinary in order to determine which I’d like to add to our homestead gardens. I had originally intended … Continue Reading →