Watching the Anise Swallow Tails

I got a few great shots of some Anise Swallowtail caterpillars on our Fennel plant last weekend. We occasionally get some Black Swallowtail Butterfly caterpillars too.  One of the many … Continue Reading →

ID Oxalis

Weed IDing

I decided just to publish my 1st Weed ID picture online. After sharing with a few people that really liked it I decide I’d put it out there and see … Continue Reading →


Buying Day Old Chicks – Prep & Care (including a Chicklist)

  Chicks Prep and Care We are on our 3rd set of chicks now. We get them as chicks, because we have a dog that the chicks need to get … Continue Reading →

In Ground

How to Make Strong, Flat Folding, Tomato Cages!

I started out, like everyone else, with tomato cages that were too small, made out of weak wire, that bent over time and never seem to hold in half of a … Continue Reading →

Meet the Flock

Meet The Flock

I have been pushing back posting anything for a while now, wanting it all to be just right. I finally, thanks to support from my husband and others, decided to … Continue Reading →

What Sufficiency Means to Me

What Sufficiency Means to Me:  Sufficiency gets somewhat of a bad rap with some people. I think we need to look at it as the word of the future. We … Continue Reading →