April wasn’t quite as productive for us as March was, but sometimes that happens in Wisconsin. You never know if you’ll wind up with the flu or get buried in a snowstorm. Some years we get sunburn, other years, not so much!
Homesteading plans are almost never concrete, but that doesn’t mean that we don’t still try and make some!
Come peruse the pictures of our 2017 fall homestead season! We’ve been working on DIY crafts, testing a recipe for maple marshmallows, and decorating the house. I tried getting pictures of the changing leaves, but it sure was difficult this year!
Some garden seasons aren’t meant to be. The weather gets in the way, a busy, unavoidable schedule, or unexpected life events. While we should look at why we failed, we should look for the silver lining and think about what did go right and what we can do better next time.
Lessons learned from our butchering sessions this season.
Today, I am breathing a big sigh of relief. Well, yesterday I did too, and Sunday, but this is the first week of August I don’t have a booked schedule. Sunday is always a day of rest, so I mostly just let my brain melt that day. Yesterday I was soooooo grumpy. I’m on day 9… Continue reading Busy Life and Delicious Maple