From the moment Angela and I decided to pull up our suburban stakes and embrace the homesteading lifestyle, one of the projects we wanted to do was set up a hydroponics system. I have been fascinated by them since the first time I saw a system online and researched the benefits of growing plants in… Read More Back Porch Hydroponics – Part 1
Yum…It’s Blackberry Pickin’ Time! Yup around here the blackberry bushes are loaded with wild blackberries right now. This morning as I went for my morning walk I saw several blackberry bushes just waiting for someone to come along and pluck the ripe berries from their vines. It’s a bit tricky though, most of the blackberry… Read More It’s Wild Blackberry Pickin Time
When it comes to landscaping, there are two kinds of people. Those who could spend hours on end cutting grass, trimming bushes and flowers, proudly posing next to their recently awarded yard of the month club sign. Then you have others who would rather cement the entire yard, paint it green and call it done… Read More If you can’t eat it, why grow it?
When we came home from church today, we decided to spend the day in the garden. Well, truth be told, we began dismantling the greenhouse. While out there, we took the time to really take a look at how our babies were doing. No need to say a whole lot, just take a look at… Read More A stroll through the garden