Monthly Archives: February 2012

Weekend Review 2/20/2012

This weekend, we did a little tractor work… Enjoyed a box-full-o 10 day old chicks (please, someone buy some of them!) Made Beet Kvass (because I’ve read that it’s nothing short of a miracle for whatever ails you) The Tree … Continue reading

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Here a chick, there a chick…

The chicks have started hatching here! We got 11 last week, Black Copper Marans, Olive Eggers, Buff Polish Frizzles and Mille Fleur leghorns! My son, who’s almost 20, is visiting this week. Getting some farm therapy before heading back to … Continue reading

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Happy Heart Day!

From my garden to yours…

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Little House, Big Life?

“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage – to move in the opposite direction.” – E.F. Schumacker The house in which we live … Continue reading

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Cooking with Chard

In my ongoing effort to grow more of what I eat and eat more of what I grow, I tried a new recipe last night, and it’s worth sharing! I hadn’t even eaten chard until a few months ago when … Continue reading

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