Archive for gardening

Big Pigs love to Dig


Our pigs are getting big! As the ground thaws, they are really enjoying doing what pigs do: digging with their cute, little snouts. Well, not so little. And when they are covered with dirt, not so cute. My garden will be tilled without the use of a gas powered machine this spring.

Poison Ivy in my flower bed

I’m pretty sure I’ve determined the location from which I picked up poison ivy a few weeks ago. Anybody have a good solution for getting rid of this plant without chemicals?


June Fruits

Guess what is for dessert tonight. Strawberry pie sure sounds good to me!


How Much Should You Grow In Your Garden To Feed Your Family?

Below is a link to a fantastic post over at Well Fed Homestead about how much you should grow in order to feed your family for an entire year.