Fall/Winter Garden Update! 

   Gosh, where do I begin? I need to update more often, that’s for sure! My fall/winter garden isn’t quite where I wanted it to be for October, but that’s okay. I’ve had some problems these last few months, I’ve learned a lot (that’s…

My Momma was Crunchy before Crunchy was Cool

  I found myself asking the same question after a friend on Facebook added me to a “Crunchy Mom” group.  According to the Urban Dictionary, this is the definition… Crunchy Mom A member of an increasingly growing group of moms who are neo-hippies. They generally believe…

Homesteading 

What is Homesteading? “Homesteading is a lifestyle of self-sufficiency. It is characterized by subsistence agriculture, home preservation of foodstuffs, and it may or may not also involve the small scale production of textiles, clothing, and craftwork for household use or sale. Modern homesteaders often…

Gardening for the first time…

It was in the fall of  2015 when I decided to plant a spring/summer garden. My goal was to feed my family fresh fruits and veggies all summer long, preserve and can foods for winter, save lots of money, and steer clear of chemicals….