We have been busy putting up fences. WHY? When I was growing up my father always had a huge garden, but he never fenced it in. However, I wouldn’t dream of planting a garden without a fence. First, we live on open range. SECOND, there are LOTS of rabbits ready and willing to eat all… Read More Fences
Last year, in the early months of 2017, we had a dream to plant an orchard. Our family spent hours putting in fencing, digging holes, and planting trees. On May 30th, I watched a video on YouTube with Stefan Sobkowiak, where he walked the viewers through his permaculture orchard. Right then I decided to plant… Read More Permaculture Orchard
At the beginning of the year I set some goals for this year. We are just a little over half way through the year and so I decided to take a look at my list and see where I am with my goals and if I need to adjust some of them. This is a… Read More 2017 Goals update!
In March of 2013 we found and purchased our 36 acres and moved into a tent on our property in April. We spent the next 3 1/2 years building a tiny house and putting up fencing to keep the free range cows from eating our crops and trees. Ready or not, this is the year… Read More This is the year!
One of the biggest obstacles to success is discouragement. As My husband and I talked about our goals for the coming year I began to reflect on the accomplishments of this year. When I walk around my homestead it can be difficult to see how many projects we have finished in light of how much… Read More 2016 Review