While cleaning up after working on the low raised bed, I noticed a new addition to our found-object "art" display. It's a snoozy Rolando Moon! The cats really love this table I dragged out of the bushes. 😀 The Re-Farmer
While doing my evening rounds, I figured it was time to get a recent photo of our found object "art" display. 😉 The table itself was dragged out from under a fallen tree while clearing the edge of the spruce grove. We weren't able to get at it until the old wood pile was cleaned … Continue reading Stuff we’ve found, and things to fix
Yesterday evening, the girls decided to go out for a walk and headed out past the barn. They found this, among the trees. A squashed kettle. Among the trees. I have questions. How did it get squished like this? And why was it out there to get squished, in the first place? When I was … Continue reading I have questions about this.
Yes! I have a name for it! I remembered to ask my brother about the insanely heavy-for-it's-size object I'd dug out of the grass. He called it a worm drive. Inside are gears that convert the energy from high speed rotation into slow speed rotation with high power. I did some searches and found it … Continue reading We got a worm
Brrr, today has turned out to be chilly! With some help from my daughter, though, I was able to get a lot more done outside than I expected. First on the list was to move the old dog houses to what I hope will be a permanent - or at least long term - location. … Continue reading Clean up: old dog houses moved
After dropping one daughter off at work, my other daughter and I did a whole bunch of manual labour around the yard. The first thing we did was haul away the stuff I'd clean up in the old wood pile area, including moving the pile of debris to the back of the outhouse, and sorting … Continue reading Some manual labour, and getting things started