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Homestead Update: June 1st

My my, the time is flying! Seems like i was just writing the May 1st update. It also seems like we haven’t gotten much accomplished this last month. It’s hard to compete with teh flurry of activity that was our … Continue reading

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Homestead Update: Sweeping, Chopping and Getting Manly

This week’s homestead update is a big “hoorah” for my husband! My Houstonian city-boy has spent the last 2+ years letting Oregon slowly sink into his bones one hike or mushroom foraging trip at a time. But now: he’s a … Continue reading


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Homestead Update: Fermented Pears, Shiny Gates and Other Sundries

What a delightful week! Sunshine! Warmer weather! A lull in Fiber Friends orders (ah, post holiday season- darn you) and homesteading chores calling to me from the barn. Oh, what a feeling to have sore muscles from doing chores! Yes, … Continue reading


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