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Planting Day

I’ve been putting it off too long, but it’s not entirely my fault.  The weather has not been cooperating at all!  It’s finally supposed to be dry for a few days in a row, so I finished prepping the garden bed from the state I’d left it in a week ago (above photo).   143 more words

New Baby Bunnies!!

Such exciting news- we have baby bunnies! Now these are not from our only female bunny-no,no,no. You see we are still awaiting those little critters anyday now. 181 more words

Eating Real Food


A is for Asparagus.

Spring has sprung at our apple acreage. The old garden is unturned and overgrown with cockleburrs, but hidden among the bracken purple-crowned stalks are pushing up. 79 more words

A birthday, Blowing Rock and a brooder box.

We went camping this weekend for my husband’s 30th birthday.

We stayed at Green Mountain RV Park in Lenoir and boy was it beautiful. We were tucked away amongst the beautiful Carolina evergreens and wrapped up in a blanket of fog almost all weekend. 533 more words

North Carolina

Hunting for Asparagus

Now that is a good pile of asparagus, right?  This was from one day of searching for a few hours.  Best of all, the whole family does this together.  591 more words


5 Tips For Finding Off-Grid Land Where No One Will Bother You

By  Malaya Careta Off The Grid News

One of the basic tenets of private property ownership is the right to exclude others. However, this right in and of itself does not guarantee people won’t bother you on your off-the-grid… 190 more words