EXTRA – Introducing “JCT SIP”!

EXTRA – Introducing “JCT SIP”! It’s going to be a LONG two weeks, so we’re entertaining ourselves! Check out how we’re coping and what’s next on the Homestead!

Gettin’ A Hankerin’

About once a year I get a craving for these AMAZING stuffed peppers! I may not try another recipe because I love it so much!

The Art of Potato Harvesting

The art of harvesting potatoes is hand-tilling the garden with your trusty shovel while hunting for those delicious tubers but only finding rocks.

Not Slowing Down!

There are two times of the year where farmers are busier than all the other seasons  – spring and fall.  This spring we were flooded with rain.  This fall is shaping up to be similar.  We have even seen corn already sprouting in it’s husk before it can dry enough to be combined. For us…

The Year in a Word

The Year in a Word. If I had to choose one word for this year it would be “RESILIENCE”.

Best Laid Plans

Best Laid Plans – this spring has nearly been a complete disaster, but there’s still some hope!

It’s Official – I’m a Terrible Gardener!

I knew I wasn’t the best gardener, but I’d had some good luck with random things – sometimes too good of luck and would kick myself for planting so much.  But all these failures are sure frustrating!