Monthly Archives: January 2014

After all these years with no kitchen cabinets, it’s happening!

Slowly, over the last year, we've been buying one base kitchen cabinet at a time as we could afford it. Then a piece of...

Ahh! Warmer weather!

I don't think we've ever been so happy to feel warmer winter weather in our lives. After nearly a month of below normal, brutal,...

Q and A: greens for chickens, pitted pressure canner, and Hopi...

Greens for chickens I have been wondering/worrying about getting more greens for my chicken for the winter. In the past, you mentioned putting alfalfa in...

Q and A: Next seminar and fermented pickles

Next seminar My wife Geri loves your columns, as do I. And she reads BHM cover to cover every issue. We recently purchased a homestead...

We’ve been fighting bone-numbing sub-zero temps

Not only did we get another 6 inches of snow but we also got frigid temperatures! We've been having HIGHS in the 20 below...