Here it is… fall in full-swing and I haven’t found the time to write in this-here-blog! It has been a bit busy for us this summer. I actually don’t know of any summers where we haven’t been busy! The homestead can keep our focus… well… outside! I feel a compelling need to get things caught … More Getting Caught-Up
It’s hot around these parts! The PNW (Pacific Northwest) has been under this ‘heat dome‘ as of late. I don’t know how long this ‘dome’ is going to last but dang… I could go for some low 90 temps! 🙂 The 100+ is a bit too hot for me; I prefer them 80’s to be … More Sizzle-in!
April has been a busy month! This month – usually a little unpredictable around here; it could snow… still! But it has been warm, pleasant, and we have been hustling to get some things done. We usually don’t get all this extra time before it’s suddenly summer! Kind-of funny-weird but true. Farming and gardening has … More April Sunshine!
Fall is around the corner! Not journaling much right now; this is obvious! 🙂 It’s canning season, preserving mode has been going on! As for the garden: a quick check in – she’s doing… okay. It wasn’t the fab production I was hoping for. Not complaining, just wished it was a little more… thick with … More And just like that…
The latest and greatest? Uhhh, gotta say – in general, it has been all homestead-life around here since spring has sprung! Activities have been mostly outside, weather permitting. We’re starting to have quite the mix of weather around here, causing some odd situations – garden wise, getting our DIY deck done, our chickens and meat-birds … More Is it summer yet?