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4/10/2017 – 2nd week of Middle Spring

I never got around to posting last week. For the most part it was cool, wet, and dreary. Needless to say, I didn’t accomplish much except hiding inside. During one break in the rain I was able to put together

Posted in Daily, Fishing, Gardening

3/27/2017 – 4th week of Early Spring

The sand plums are in full bloom. Hopefully there aren’t many cold snaps left this year. Finally remembered to start prepping the seeds I gathered last year (acorn, black walnut, hackberry, hawthorn, honeylocust, rose, and sumac). They all got an

Posted in Daily, Foraging, Gardening

3/20/2017 – 3rd week of Early Spring

Put the order for chickens in. While I was pretty sure that somebody was still selling Hollands, when I went to purchase them they were all sold out for the season. So we decided to just get an order of

Posted in Animals, Daily

3/16/2017 – 2nd week of Early Spring

Purchased all the supplies to build two raised beds. If I was smart, I would have had the lumber cut down at the store. Now I have to track down a saw. Also started getting catalogs from the chicken hatcheries.

Posted in Animals, Daily, Gardening

2/28/2017 – 4th week of Late Winter

  Just about finished with the first version of the first floor plan. There are a few details that I need to finish that deal with how the first floor correlates with the second floor and the framing of the

Posted in Daily, House

2/17/2017 – 2nd week of Late Winter

Took a break from garden planning and started working on the house plans again. I am finally getting close to being able to publish the floor plans. I have even started spec’ing out some of the windows and doors. Slowly,

Posted in Daily, House, Research

2/4/2017 – 5th week of Middle Winter

Not much progress the last week as my primary occupation has kept me pretty busy. I got a few more pages of the Plant Guide done and I am brain storming on how I want the kitchen garden to look.

Posted in Daily, Gardening
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