Bringing in the Harvest: Preserving Your Bounty
It's that time of year when the veggies from the garden start crowding your kitchen counter. Do you know how you'll preserve your harvest?
Staying Cool in the Garden
I love gardening, but I don't love the hot, sticky, humid days of summer. It makes gardening unbearable... unless you use these tips and tricks to help keep yourself cool!
A Fall Garden with the Kids
The idea of a fall garden has always been just a little intimidating to me. That, and if I felt courageous enough to plant one, I was always cut short in my plans when realizing I was too late to be successful. After a lot of research and some prodding from the kids, I helped plant a fall garden with the kids.
Gardening with Tarps
It seems like there are a million different methods to garden and a million different ways to start your garden. We've been experimenting with starting new planting space using tarps. Here's what we've learned so far.
It has been a wild ride around here, but all is well. Just busy!
2018 Homestead Plans (After the Fire)
After the fire, it seemed like a good time to review our 2018 homesteading plans to see if we were on track, and what kind of changes we might need to make with some of the new projects that will be requiring our time this year.