Taking a small break from updating until 13 July due to vacation! This entire week we've been cleaning and preparing for our yearly US trip. As such I don't have time to be updating. I did schedule several posts but they don't seem to be posting so I'll double check that and get them up! … Continue reading Hiatus!

Life Happens

Life happens. Sometimes it's good, and sometimes it really kicks you in the head. About four months ago life kicked us in the head; our dishwasher finally gave up on us and so we hand-washed everything. And that was okay with me, but dishwashers are very convenient and I was starting to appreciate what my … Continue reading Life Happens

Dutch Courses

Sorry if I don't post too much on social media for the next three months, but I'm currently in Dutch courses and between studying, working, and housework I won't be online as much as I used to be. Thanks for understanding! Follow us here on WordPress or on Facebook for more food and homesteading goodness! … Continue reading Dutch Courses

Seed Starting 2017

  As per usual I've already begun my planning for this year's garden! I have several pepper seeds going at the moment, and today they finally sprouted itty bitty roots. Taking some advice from a fellow blogger, I start all my seeds on the north-facing window of my closet, which is slightly cooler than room … Continue reading Seed Starting 2017