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Manitoba Abandon - April 12, 2015

I get messages all the time “where do you find these houses”.  It is simple.  Get off the highway and just look.  Pieces of Manitoba past scatter the landscape.  115 more words


Some Chicky News

Haven’t posted about the little babies in a while, thought it was time for an update…

They like to snuggle with Mama and watch Vikings & Game of Thrones: 188 more words


A Garden Fence with repurposed items

I had mentioned last week that we have a more secure area for our chicken to live and no longer needed her old run.

So the kids helped take it down. 105 more words


It's Been (and Going to be) Some Time Before I Get into a Pattern

Entry 04/26/2015 12:25:00 AM – Mentat 914

It’s amazing how a full time job with positively nothing in the way of telecommuting and a 3 mile walk in (and back on the weekends) to/from work can make you lose track of time. 1,728 more words

Life Or Something Like It

Research Materials

I’ve been doing a lot of reading and research, and sometimes watching, pretty much everything I can find about homesteading: urban homesteading, beekeeping, root cellaring, etc. 525 more words



As happens each April 25 , a diverse group gathered in the darkness, huddled around the fire- bucket , and wrapped in coats, scarves & beanies . 272 more words


Canine Addition

Now that James and I have moved to the new farm, we felt the time was right to add another canine friend to our family. … 323 more words