Monthly Archives: June 2008

Our wheat is up!

Because of the escalating price of wheat, we desperately wanted to get in even a small patch this spring.  But where???  Our garden was...

Yesterday I canned rhubarb; today I spread manure along the corn

My friend, Jeri, brought be a big bag of fresh rhubarb yesterday, so I spent the entire afternoon cutting it up and canning it. ...

It’s barely spring and we are starting to put up next...

All last winter, David went out to a nearby clearcut and hauled wood home. It's great wood; ash and birch, primarily. Nice...

It’s awfully quiet around here tonight

Will's brief, too short, way too short, visit ended this morning. Actually I had to say goodby twice. He was scheduled to...

Have bulldozer, Will repair

Having a bulldozer is great. We've got so much valuable work done, very quickly, with it. But yesterday, after Will had hosed...