Tag Archives: backyard homestead

At This Moment

At this moment, I am… ~awakening this space that lay dormant for 22 months. ~blending a fresh batch of handmade lotion. ~preparing for one last week of homeschool lessons before taking a much-needed spring break. ~creating my list of seeds … Continue reading

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From Dawn to Dusk

One of my favorite times of the year arrived this week!  In the wee hours of Monday morning, we began pouring over our 2017 seed catalog (We order our seeds and transplants from The Seed Savers Exchange, based in Iowa.) and … Continue reading

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Planning

Yesterday we enjoyed a fabulous day of gardening!  We mapped out our 2012 garden beds, read a little bit about companion planting, and got our hands dirty.  All the makings of a great day! Here are some of our go-to … Continue reading

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