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Dressing The Earth

I was working in my garden today, thinking about what I was doing and also thinking about how most people farm today and how I would explain what I do to people that want to learn. I thought I would … Continue reading

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Fruit & Bugs; Some Ideas

My family LOVES fruit. Yes, I capitalized that. Blueberries, grapes, peaches, apples, pineapple, kiwi… the list goes on and on. I think the only fruit my kids don’t like is tomatoes and that is because raw they burn the children’s … Continue reading

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Another Reason To Get Started Homesteading!

It is spring 2014, quickly approaching summer. Across the nation drought and illness and loss of honey bees have caused major losses in our food supply. This means higher prices for the food you buy, from meat to dairy and … Continue reading

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Prioritizing for the New Year

It is January 1st. today! Can you believe we have entered 2014?! I mean, we made it through 2012, which was pretty amazing since the world was supposed to end, but then some thought it was just on a delayed … Continue reading

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Natural, Conventional, or Both?

Hello again, my friends! Welcome back to my kitchen! *Yes, I sit and type my blogs in the kitchen*  Today I wanted to talk with you about some thoughts I have on caring for our livestock, pets, and …… US! … Continue reading

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Year’s End

Brrr…. Its cold outside! Not as cold as it should be here in eastern North Carolina, but cold enough to chill you while doing chores. 2013 has been a wild ride of a year, and I feel as if I … Continue reading

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Planning for 2014!

Oh, the planning! 2014 is almost here and I am working on garden and pasture plantings in my mind. Yes, it is December, I am well aware of that, haha!  However, as I sit inside and look out the window … Continue reading

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