We’re Back!!!

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Hello everyone! I am so sorry that it has been so long since I have posted. I hope everyone has been busy. I know I have! Most recently, I began my plants for this year.  You can see them in the photo below, (from left to right – Georgia Green Collards, Bunching Onions, Early Dividend […]

DIY: Curing Garlic

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This is the second part in a multi-part series on Garlic. Part one was about Harvesting Garlic. This part (part 2) is all about curing garlic. The third part will cover some different ways one can store garlic. Curing Garlic is even easier than harvesting it, but it does require a little patience.  The first […]

DIY: How To Harvest Garlic

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This is going to be the first in a multi-part series on harvesting, curing and preserving garlic. The first part is of course, harvesting the garlic. This is an easy process, but also a delicate one. You have to be very careful not to bruise the bulbs. Otherwise, they won’t store well and will rot. […]

Homestead Photo Update 5-24

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Well, it is that time again. I’m long overdue for a photo update of the homestead. Things are looking good, the weather has been perfect for gardening this year.   The catnip I am growing has proved successful as evidenced by my roommate’s cat Vader feeding on it below.             […]

Homestead Picture Update 4-12

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We had a bad cold snap last night, but luckily it seems most of my plants made it out just fine. I think it has been about two weeks since I did an update though so, I figured it was long overdue. I hope you enjoy the pictures. Some of you may remember the Square […]