Blogversary! We’re three!

The Re-Farmer blog is three years old today! "What are you looking at?" A few more weeks, and we'll be celebrating three years of living here. Three years and 2,324 posts! That's a lot of documenting our journey, and recording how things have been changing in our lives since moving out here. As of today, … Continue reading Blogversary! We’re three!

Long day, good day and a new toy! Still glad it’s over. :-)

Today was our day to do our monthly shop in the city. It went well, but my goodness, it's draining! 😀 Of course, my day started with my morning rounds and a visit with the outside kitties. 🙂 Which included an explosion of sorts! I was right by the heated water bowl, near the entrance … Continue reading Long day, good day and a new toy! Still glad it’s over. 🙂

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