First year gardens: what worked, what didn’t

With snow on the ground and a chill in the air, we're already thinking ahead to what we can do next year. Since moving here, our long term goal has been to be as self sufficient as possible/realistic for our needs. Growing up here, my parents were subsistence farmers. My mother had a huge vegetable … Continue reading First year gardens: what worked, what didn’t

The kibble house is working – and creeper is creeping again

It started to snow last night, and continued all night. Where we live, it was still a light now - other areas got much more - but it was enough to be a test for the kibble house! The inside is completely free of snow. 🙂 Unfortunately, three of the containers were on the ground … Continue reading The kibble house is working – and creeper is creeping again

Happy kitties, not so happy washing machine, and awesome customer service

I'm happy to say the kibble shelter set up seems to be working just fine! I found one of the food containers under the kibble house this morning. I was able to reach it to get it out, but even if it had got pushed back further, that's okay, since the floor boards can be … Continue reading Happy kitties, not so happy washing machine, and awesome customer service