Category Archives: Gardening

DIY Cold Frame Using Straw Bales

When we moved to the Kings Valley area, we knew we’d have some challenges ahead. The Willamette Valley is a gardener’s dream, save the dry summers – but we’re several hundred feet higher and in a bit of a climactic … Continue reading

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It’s Garlic Time!

Garlic is a kitchen staple around here. I put it in basically EVERYTHING but cereal and believe it is a big reason my immune system is so strong and healthy. Garlic is truly a super food, plus it’s really fun … Continue reading

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Homestead Update: July 1 2014

Late again – but July has been busy already with Fiber Friends, a growing garden, and lots of hot buns in the barn to take care of. So, without further delay, let me take a quick pause to reflect on … Continue reading

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Homestead Update: June 1st

The daisies are in bloom – it must be June! May was a great month and June is slated out to be even better. We have some AWESOME projects to show off that will be ‘finished’ this month but got … Continue reading

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