Monthly Archives: September 2008

With Will here, we’re getting ready for winter faster

It's so nice, having a helpful, fun loving guy around the place. Especially when he's so handy at everything homestead! While I've been madly...

Will’s here and I’m canning sweet corn like mad…while he plays...

My handsome and adorable boyfriend, Will, flew in on Thursday and I haven't sat still since! Our sweet corn suffered during the recent freeze,...

A few pumkin moons brought on cold and lots of canning

Our summer garden is just about toast. We got a harvest moon early this month, then again last night. The first brought 29 degrees...

The Hopi Pale Grey squash are burying my tiller

I left my TroyBilt tiller between my squash rows, after tilling in manure I'd hauled out there from the goat barn. I figured it...

The corn that nearly froze is getting ripe!

Remember that big 29 degree freeze we had that I had to run sprinklers in the icy garden to save the vegetables? Well, the...