Author Archives: Just another day on the farm

What a find!

Last week my girlfriend said to me.. Got a hour? Lets head to church Basement (one of our local second hand shops) she was on the hunt for some working pants and a few other things on her list. To … Continue reading

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RIP Marble

Ah, Sweet Baby Marble Purrpot. You are greatly missed on the farm. I love this photo so much because it has DH with his much loved kitties but even more so, it has Marble’s daddy cat Sunny.  Sunny was the … Continue reading

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Frugal is as Frugal does.

It happens to all of us, that unexpectedly high car repair bill, you know the one.. the one where you are like this should cost 200 and you go, I have six hundred so if they find something else.. we … Continue reading

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Powdery Mildew and Treatment plan

Last week was filled with a number of things that kept us just one foot in front of the other.  I might get to the point where I will write about some of it. However the garden is in full … Continue reading

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Project 2018-Stumps- Maple

We have a number of stumps left over from the work done and some of them are smaller, a few mid size and one that is considered large and two that are massive.. Today we are going to talk about … Continue reading

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Future planning-Yard Redo!

Well, we have had the farm for 14 years this spring and we have loved our big old willow tree’s (two of them) our huge very old crab apple and our very large maple tree. The willows are around 80 … Continue reading

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Farrier and Vet Care

LOL, hubby made me make a shaming Meme for our big boy Caleb.. the reason is seen in the meme.  Our horse’s are for sure big old horse puppy dogs in many ways.. those two geldings are best buds. I … Continue reading

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Garden is doing well

I love when folks post photos of what they picked that day.. but I thought It would be nice to show the day’s harvest as it was being processed. The little cherry tomato’s are fresh eating, the bowl of peppers … Continue reading

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Summer Zucchini Pie

Zucchini Pie This is a very easy dish to make and its flexable.   You will need one base sheet of pie dough for a regular sized pie plate. This can be homemade or it can be gotten at the … Continue reading

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Homestead- What do we need to produce?

So a dear friend of mine said? Ok, so you want to make some changes and I know you love your lists.. so what do you need to produce? I did the first three fast off the top of my … Continue reading

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