Winter on the Homestead

 We’ve just been hit with another round of snow.  Five inches this time.  I have been able to go to work only three and a half days in the past two weeks, and even Michael’s work has closed and restaurants rarely do. This has been quite a February on the homestead.  Seems like endless winterContinue reading “Winter on the Homestead”

Welcome to the homestead!

Thank you for visiting!  What began as an attempt at a small container garden outside of our old, tiny (500 square foot) apartment has grown over the past few of years into a small backyard farm on a half-acre. As our backyard experiment has evolved, we have thought about how best to document and share ourContinue reading “Welcome to the homestead!”

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