Garden Envy and Livestock Dynamics

This year’s garden is unbelievable – I can’t hardly believe it’s ours! Plus – new chickens bring some interesting moments!

Garden 2020 Roster

Check out this year’s lineup of plants – we’re exploding at the seems!

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!

Homestead Bullet Journal – To The Garden

I may have gotten a bit carried away when I was dreaming about this year’s garden … Maybe.  But there were so many plants I wanted to try to grow! We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees…

First Spring Garden Tour

This time of year I tend to start doing “walkabouts” around the farm to see what’s growing and how it’s coming.  I was so surprised at how things were progressing! We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees…

Homestead Bullet Journal: From the Garden to Meal Planning

When I realized the potential of a bullet journal, my creative – and research-oriented – mind went crazy!  I had to find more ways to use it! Since I knew our 2019 garden was going to be something involving a lot more investment in time and work, I wanted to add the garden to the “bujo”. …