Tag: minimal living

Little harvest and frugal decor 9/28

We are still getting a few tomatoes and luffas from the garden. But yesterday, we got our first birdhouse gourd. We are trying to leave them on the vine for a while, but one fell off and I knew the hens would make it…

Summer is over 9/21

Just like that. Summer is over. Yes, we have been in school for a few weeks. But, pretty soon this weather is going to get cooler and pumpkin creations will appear everyone. (And I dislike pumpkin anything) The garden is becoming a barren piece…

Last weekend of summer

We have crammed work into every second this weekend. I think that we might just be getting to the end of all the canning. We were able to can a bunch of grape jelly from the grapes that I got! It is seriously delicious!…

Crafting weekend

Our sweet little cockapoo Izzy isn’t feeling up to par. She’s always tough and full of life, so I hate seeing her down. She’s being seen by the vet, so hoping that she will be on the mend! I couldn’t spend too much time…

Walk through the garden 9/7

The garden is really slowing down and I have been busy clearing it out! I have harvested MANY sunflower heads! The areas that were finished producing food have been ripped out and I planted some red clover cover crop to put some nitrogen in…

What a weekend (of work)

The first week with my 24 new students was pretty exhausting, but we are all getting in the groove of things! So, instead of relaxing, I got to work! In the garden I’m working on pulling out the plants that don’t look great and…

Too busy weekend

I have this weird quality to always saying yes to helping someone else, even when I really don’t have the time. This weekend has been filled with crafting for others, holding a produce stand with the boy, taking care of a friend’s store for…