Monthly Archives: November 2015

Where the heck’s the sun?

We got hammered a few days ago with a sloppy, wet snow. True, it wasn't cold but we didn't want to see white. Luckily,...

We have a new four-wheeler

Our old four wheeler died and we sure missed it a lot. No, it wasn't a "toy." We used it on the homestead for...

We’re into the “gettin’ ready for winter” mode

Although we have the woodshed stuffed full, which is about two years' worth, we are now filling our enclosed back porch with small wood....

Q and A: making applesauce and tomato sauce, storing fresh carrots,...

Making applesauce and tomato sauce Have you ever washed, cut, and cooked apples, put through juicer strainer with a large tea strainer on pan...

Rain, rain, go away; little Jackie wants to play

Yep, it's raining again. (At least our orchard, grapes, and berry patch will go into the winter well-watered!) Luckily, we have our front porch....