Tag: building

Re-Making MakeICT

I belong to a cool nonprofit that is a community of makers. Last year, we bought an old elementary school as our new building. There was a lot of work to be done. We have some bumps in the road because of COVID-19 and… Continue Reading “Re-Making MakeICT”

What’s Next?

So yesterday was what did we do last year. Today is what are we doing this year?

Winter Update

So we’ve had lots of changes on the homestead since we moved in. What did we do last year?


In addition to the beekeeping this weekend, we had our first hatch of chickens. We had no idea what we were doing, and were hoping for the best.We did pretty good. We started out with nine eggs. Picked at random from the coop outside.… Continue Reading “Hatching”

Beekeeping at Night

So this was a big weekend at the farm. On Friday, I called WW Bees to see about the status of our hives, and he said we needed to pick up today. Um… okay. So now we have bees.

Pimp My Coop

So we have a lovely coop that is right for our little family. But as winter is on the way, we decided to get a heat source, and while we were at it, make some adjustments.

Compost Bins

I’ve been sick for a while so I haven’t been able to do much, but my beloved made a compost bin. Eventually we’re going to have three.

3D printer

The husband’s birthday present came on Friday, and he spent yesterday setting it up . 

Art Project

Do you ever see something in a craft store and think… “I don’t know what yet, but I could totally make something cool with that.” A couple of months ago, I did just that.

Butterflies vs. Dill

So earlier this year, my beloved husband built a raised bed for our herb garden. It rocks.