As previously mentioned – this is a last ditch effort to see if we can save the very neglected and badly planned strawberry garden. We already knew we lost over half the plants in between planting and year two- pretty disappointing. Last year we weeded them out – once- and it just wasn’t enough toContinue reading “Operation SOS – Save our Strawberries: Part 1”
The first week of May was beautiful- And busy, as always. We took our kids to the circus! This was also a trip to Presque Isle which was pretty fun. We haven’t been for a year, so we went to a few different places for shopping, ate some awful takeout, and got home in timeContinue reading “Homestead Update: May 2019”
How to quickly and efficiently discourage your rhubarb plants from bolting.
The Bees Have Landed- how we installed our first package bees into our hives.
A spring update on the garlic we planted last fall
A comprehensive Pro vs Con list of whether or not incubating eggs is right for our homestead.
An introduction to the chicks we added to our flock March 2019.
Our 2019 seed order
A Breakdown of our First Purchase of Beekeeping Equipment and How Much It Cost.