Month: February 2020

Go Time on the Farm Stand

So we decided we had too many eggs, and we were going to sell this weekend, come hell or high water. Luckily, at the auction there was a sign available. We got it for five American dollars.


So, I’m going to do a play by play, because this is going to get stupid. We are going to try, for the first time, to *sell* roosters at the chicken auction.

Book Ten – The Immortalists

Eh, it was okay. I’ll read something better next.

If You Give A Mouse A Cookie…

So we bought some new battery packs for our hand tools. Our old ones were sad and only lasted an hour or so of use. We also have a screen door that is broken (as in no glass at all), doesn’t latch, and when… Continue Reading “If You Give A Mouse A Cookie…”

Beeswax Wraps

Yet another anti-plastic post. I’m trying to be more sustainable. This one was pretty easy. There are several ways to do this, but this one worked for me, given the way I deal with my wax.

Ziplock Bags

Last night I did a prototype for washable ziplock bags.

Who’s Who in the Henhouse – Summer and River

We have two Welsummer ladies, Summer and River. Summer. River. So, we started with Summer, because of Welsummer, and that morphed into River for the other one because Firefly is awesome. Now I can’t tell them apart from afar, but up close, one has… Continue Reading “Who’s Who in the Henhouse – Summer and River”

New (To Me) Podcast

So I’ve been listening to a new podcast lately. One of my favorite things is Shakespeare. And my favorite Shakespeare is Henry V. Not the bombastic St. Crispin’s Day speech, or even Harfleur. I love me some dark night of the soul Harry. Anywho…

Book 8 – Tightrope.

Holy cow this book. It highlights just how precarious life in America can be. I went into this book a liberal, and came out even farther to the left.

Valentine’s Day Dinner

Happy Valentine’s Day! I made a lovely dinner for my honey, then went to bed early (or I will when I’m done with this post).