9.7.2012 I Just Wanted to Plant Peas

On Monday, my goal was to plant peas, beets and wheat in the garden.  The chickens were down to manageable levels.  It was too wet to work the horses.  The bees needed only minor tending.  I really had no more … Continue reading

5.6.2012 Peas and Spiders, Toads and Lightning Bugs

Well, actually it’s the 7thand I ought to be in bed.  I will keep this brief. On my front porch we have a dedicated egg fridge.  (Yes, front porch.  Redneckification.  What can I say?) Yesterday morning it was covered with … Continue reading