• UPDATES

    HOT TIME IN THE CITY It’s another hot and sticky day. Frankly, the humidity is getting a bit tiresome; we aren’t used to that kind of weather here.   From…


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  • ETC.

    Animal Tales Wow. Two posts today, what’s the world coming to? 😉 I had to share this story before the weekend. Last night, around 10 ish, before heading off to bed, Jordanne…


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  • GOAT FAQ

    Going for a walk How tall will they get? Pygmies generally  range from 16″ – 22″ at the withers. However, our African Pygmy’s  (“Blackberry) mother was about 13”.  …


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  • HAZY DAYZ

    Front yard, view from the street. Backyard/garage – patio A person who undertakes to grow a garden at home, by practices that will preserve rather than exploit the…


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  • CRAZY CATS

    Cat in the bunny’s home, Ringo sleeping on a carpet of thyme, & Cassidy being naughty Cat Stevens (the tabby) loves to go into the animal enclosure to hang…


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  • ODDS & ENDS

    Garden delicacies The homemade toothpaste, happy to report, is a success, Justin says that the toothpaste has stopped the sensitive teeth problem. I still want to make a…


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  • ODDS & ENDS

    Garden delicacies The homemade toothpaste, happy to report, is a success, Justin says that the toothpaste has stopped the sensitive teeth problem. I still want to make a…


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  • ACTION = IMPACT

    Hand washer / wringer The Patch If there were a patch for weaning us from our addiction to oil, endless consumption and energy use, then we’d be first in…


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  • FUEL OR FOOD?

    Homebrew biodiesel Jordanne walked to our neighborhood hardware store around the corner to buy some lye and they were all out! She then went next door to Smart…


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  • SUN'S OUT!

    Kids pet the duck It’s warming up. After several nights of sssshivering 28 degrees, it’s warmed up to a comfortable low of 32.    The sky is clear…


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