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More Fruit

I removed two small bushes that weren’t growing much in the front of the house and replaced them with two Cortland apple trees I picked up from Tractor Supply.  Never enough fruit trees I guess.  In my mind, once these … Continue reading

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Garden Pictures

I took these on a quick walk through the garden this morning.  

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So Much to Update, So Little Time

This post is long overdue.  Post-able events have occurred.  The problem is a plague has befallen the homestead.  That might be a bit dramatic, but it kind of feels that way. It has gotten to the point where I have … Continue reading

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Cast Iron Pizza

Anyone who knows me knows that I LOVE pizza.  Honestly I could eat pizza for every meal for the rest of my life and I would be a happy man.  So I was understandably excited when I saw this post … Continue reading

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Eggs

I haven’t mentioned much about the chickens lately except to say that I have been trying to keep them with liquid water.  They don’t much like the snow and prefer to stay in their coop.  The younger chickens I bought … Continue reading

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Road Trip!

I am one of those crazy people who doesn’t like to post anything about my current location on any social media.  Where I am, and by logical reasoning, where I am not is something I avoid making public.  It just … Continue reading

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Bee-pocalypse?

To anyone who has or likes bees, this isn’t new news. http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/power-players-abc-news/buzz-inside-mysterious-mass-disappearance-honeybees-112632223.html?vp=1

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No Bake Energy Bites

This is a recipe I saw on Facebook.  I had actually posted it on my Facebook page so as not to lose it, and a friend of mine got around to making them first.  She was so enthusiastic about them … Continue reading

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Aqua Growers LLC Field Trip

I was able to set up a field trip for our homeschool group to go and see how an aquaponics system works.  Jim Gill, the president and founder of Aqua Growers LLC, was more than accommodating with our group.  I approached him … Continue reading

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Rachel Ray’s Swiss and Bacon Dip

My wife started making this a couple years back and it has become a family favorite. Ingredients: 8 slices bacon, chopped 8 ounces softened cream cheese 1/2 cup mayonnaise 2 rounded teaspoons Dijon style mustard 1 1/2 cups shredded Swiss cheese 3 scallions, … Continue reading

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