Hello fall!

We've been blessed with a few days of no rain. What a miracle! And boy, have we been busy. Will's hauling big round bales from various fields home every day to row up in...

We are almost done haying and canning has begun full time now.

Finally, after two years of waiting to have enough seed for our wonderful Crawford beans, I had enough saved to plant extra trellises so we could both eat and can some. Well, we did...

Have a happy Fourth of July!

Although we have some company coming and our wonderful apprentice, Alisha, is also going to be here over the long weekend, we're gardening as usual. (We are going to friends, Mike and Dara's for...

Sorry I didn’t blog Monday

We were hugely busy getting ready for me to take a two day (or more) jaunt to Mayo Clinic with our carpenter friend, Tom, who was due for his once-every-three-year checkups. It's...

Today the sun is shining

Who cares if it is -16 out? Not us, after all it's mid-January in northern Minnesota. Besides, we've got plenty to do inside. I finished off the rendering of my lard and...