Monthly Archives: July 2008

Blueberries are ripe!

I've been watching the wild blueberries since spring. Last year, after suffering that cold winter with drought and no snow cover, many of the...

A visit to the apple man, Beryl Novak

Because we're starting a new homestead and planting lots of fruit trees, I was tickled to meet a self-taught fruit tree expert while shopping...

Look how Will’s raised beds make a difference!

While he was here, my sweetie made us five nice raised beds in our new house garden. Into each one, he dumped at least...

Hail and a tornado…almost

Our carpenter friend, Tom, was here yesterday, working on our latest addition to the house, which will be a living room and entryway, including...

Moose has surgery

Remember our two donkeys, Beauty and Moose? Moose was a jack, or an entire male donkey. We do not plan on breeding donkeys and...