Hatching Chicks: Part One

Part One This year is the first time that I have tried incubating eggs. Granted last year was the first year that we even raised chickens, so I guess it is the next logical step. Anyways, I was agonizing over the details and was pretty convinced after a week that none of the eggs were…

Soil Blocking

I read about soil blocking on various websites after seeing a Ladbrooke Soil Blocker on Amazon (affiliate link). I was curious – I had never heard of a soil blocker before, but anything that could save us some money in our garden was worth some research. I had been using jiffy pellets that last two years,…

Tiberius

Ty! NO! OUTSIDE! Not again… I can’t help but feel frustrated as, yet again, Ty squats to urinate on the freshly steam cleaned carpet. I also feel thankful that he hasn’t learned to lift his leg yet, so at least for now the furniture is safe. I know I wanted a puppy. I asked my…