Tag: farming

Melting

Day by day the snow is quickly leaving. Birds now go out during the day While two dogs keep an eye out for winged and four legged predators Garlic is popping up through the soil And several rows of potatoes have been planted. The… Continue Reading “Melting”

The wheel isn’t turning

And that is because my spinning wheel broke today, I am hoping that it is an easy fix because I was in the middle of plying this gorgeous romney I blended together. I have been having so much fun blending batts lately, I wanted… Continue Reading “The wheel isn’t turning”

Heat wave

Hi there *wipes sweat off brow* Fall has taken off on us, decided it wasn’t ready to be here just yet. Which has really not worked out too well when it comes to harvesting food, my basement is abnormally warm thanks to the high… Continue Reading “Heat wave”

Preparing for the cold

The weather is growing colder every day, as we prepare for the winter months. Lots of harvesting and canning filling my days Soups, jams, sauces, pickles, and jellies line the shelves in my basement, root vegetables are in the process of being stored away… Continue Reading “Preparing for the cold”

Babies everywhere

We have 102 new babies in the house and are they ever cute!! They are all happy and healthy and noisy!! The ducklings have been moved to the greenhouse for a few weeks, until they can get big enough to join last years ducks.… Continue Reading “Babies everywhere”

Well folks it’s official! There is a ten year old in the house! We celebrated with a few friends at the local indoor pool, followed by a slumber party. Per the request, with a bit of hesitation from the chef, there was a Boston… Continue Reading “”

Anniversary #3 *edit*

Apparently I missed it, but according to WordPress So let’s have a quick year in review * This time last year I was home schooling * We were renting a house on the New Hampshire/Vermont boarder, just two hours south of Canada * We… Continue Reading “Anniversary #3 *edit*”

Go go go

Time is flying these days, when I’m not on the go, this spoiled furry princess is commanding my attention  Including the exact moment (that picture was 90 seconds old when I started writing this) We have even MORE babies keeping us on our toes … Continue Reading “Go go go”

Babies 

I have hardly picked up a hook or knitting needle this week, my kids were on spring vacation (did I mention we are no longer homeschooling?! We have FANTASTIC school here), so we were busy doing other things such as:    Cleaning up the… Continue Reading “Babies “

Back to business (almost)

Well my migraines are few and far between, I can function with almost no medication, and I can leave my house for long periods of time, so I think it’s safe to say that despite limited mobility of my left hand (pain in joints,… Continue Reading “Back to business (almost)”