Green





1/10/2014
For my next installment on the blog, I’m FINALLY getting around to telling you about my little greenhouse(ish) project on the patio of my apartment.
12/26/2013
From a table-top to yard. How our Christmas tree became a living Christmas tree.
3/24/2014
Be healthier and lower your carbon footprint by using alternative water softener solutions.
4/13/2015
Transplanting seedlings and hardening off plants.
4/28/2014
An update of spring tasks and happenings at Green's Organic Farm and Apiary.
8/26/2014
There is always something new you can learn or try, even if it is just a vegetable such as Swiss chard. Experiencing it with a granddaughter just adds to the pleasure!
4/22/2014
There are many common sense ways to be kind to the planet (and the wallet), but here are a few other simple ideas.
1/26/2015
If you haven't built your hoop house yet, you can still have fresh homegrown salad greens.
3/3/2015
Sometimes it's not about the success of what you're trying, but the fact you tried at all – and learned something from it.
11/20/2013
Fall Honey Harvest
4/14/2014
After gathering lots of old windows to build a greenhouse, life happened. We decided a mini version would be perfect this year!
1/27/2014
When space is at a premium, creating a multi-use structure is a must.
3/24/2014
When I couldn't find the right sized tablecloth just a day before having 12 people over for a ministry meeting and lunch, I had to figure out how to make one with materials I keep on hand. Because the nearest department store is an hour away, buying one wasn't an option.
5/19/2014
We are trying to eat more 'greens' and found that buying organic can get costly. I planted plenty this year in hopes of having a good crop to make many green smoothies in our new Vitamix.
9/20/2013
We married young and moved to the city, where jobs and responsibilities to our four children choked out dreams of any other lifestyle.
3/6/2014
One of the first veggies of spring happens to be one of my favorites, peas.
4/28/2015
My adopted 'grandmother' who came with the family when I married was one of the sweetest people I have ever known - and taught me valuable skills to boot!
3/12/2015
You never realize how much you already know about the self-sustaining lifestyle - until you start doing it on your own!




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