As I was walking to my swing last week, thinking of swinging in the rain (there was only a light sprinkle), I heard something that sounded odd.. A little 'meow', faint at first, but louder as I got closer to the pile of wood we had stacked by the barn. I wasn't sure what it … Continue reading New four legged addition to the family.
It has been a BUSY month and a half full of family visits, getting ready for college, fixing up the property, and my first ever trip to the county fair! I just realized that I hadn't been updating my blog at all this past month and a half! So I thought I would pop on … Continue reading Update on the Homestead!
Happy late Easter everyone! I hope you ALL enjoyed your Easter this year (I know I did)! I spent the first half of my Easter working in the yard and in my gardens getting it ready for planting. The second half of Easter was spent with my boyfriend's family, watching little kids 'find' eggs and … Continue reading The Easter Cat Surprise..
Finally, signs of life are beginning to pop up in my seed starting room! I'll be honest, I didn't think my little zinnias were going to pop up at all.. It seems like every other time I would go in to check on my seeds, there would be some fricken cats paw prints running through … Continue reading Seeds are up!
So I decided to do something risky this year with my gardens.. So many new things are being tried and tested this year, and one of those things is using nothing but seeds to start everything with! No buying already grown transplants at the local store, no letting my grandmother buy flowers to transplant into … Continue reading Seed starting and seed experimentations
So the other night before bed, I watched a mouse run into my room right past my feet. A normal sight here. The cats love to bring mice up from the basement and let them loose as a game of, well, cat and mouse.. So in my room the mouse went.. I brought the big … Continue reading Three cats VS one mouse