Getting There

The salt shed is making progress. Vernon’s winter project needs a tad more paint, some outside wall tin, and a doorknob…and it will be finished. It’s already served as a nursery, but in between checking on calves and nursing them, … Continue reading

Hugelkultur Video

2013.  Seriously.  It was 2013 when I found out about hugelkultur and decided I’d give it a shot!  Everyone wanted me to test drive it, and avoid the work themselves… well, five years later, I think it’s a success… and … Continue reading

Garage Work

The day was gorgeous.  There was a strength to the sunshine we haven’t felt for a while, making 45 degrees feel much warmer.  I fled household chores after lunch, deciding to accomplish something that wouldn’t be undone in a few … Continue reading

My Project

Well, my little project started about a year ago, when I bought the landscape bricks on sale.  It was too late in the year for yard work and then all summer I’ve looked at the pile and kept thinking “someday”. … Continue reading

Done With That Project

It’s only been a few days… but the guys finished up the new stackyard fence today.  They were hanging the last gate as I arrived to take this photo. Six feet tall with woven wire to deter deer and other … Continue reading