• PTF PICTURE BOOK

    The much anticipated photo gallery is ready for viewing (thanks, Jordanne, for doing the coding!). The gallery contains nearly 350 photos.  There’s still a bit of work that…


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  • INSTINCTS

    Miss Clementine On Sunday, while we girls were in the garage ( Jordanne doing her weekly cleaning of the duck house and I was packing salad), there was…


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  • PROGRESS

    Under construction The heat is on! A blast of hot, dry air hovered over the Southland this weekend- plants and bodies were in shock.  People were actually sweating!…


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  • PROGRESS

    Operation Concrete The back steps look like a war zone – concrete rubble everywhere! It looks as if a tomahawk missile struck the back of the house. The…


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  • PTF NEIGHBORHOOD

    Moving right along upgrading the site… The much anticipated “new & improved” message board is up and running. Thanks again to Jordanne for her hard work putting the…


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  • NEW JOURNAL!

    PTF’s new journal can be found athere. There’s still a bit of tweaking and linking to be done. Thanks to JM for her work in setting the PHP…


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  • COLD

    (Note: entry was written last Monday and published a week later) The past week has been chilly with night temps in the low 20’s, during the day we barely reached…


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  • FREECYCLE

    GOOD LA FREECYCLE STORY WANTED: I’m a single mom looking for a laptop for my mentally disabled 14 year old foster son to help him with learning activities. Someone responded to…


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  • GROWING WHERE PLANTED

    Photo courtesy Jack Gould THE GOSPEL OF COMPOST … according to Tim if everyone got into this cycle of recycling waste, they’d each have their own little eden Readmore…


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  • HOMESTEAD HAPPENINGS

    BACK ONLINE You can tell from the lack of postings here on the diary, that things weren’t normal. Our computer crashed on Tuesday (June 1st) or was Wednesday — whatever!???? Anyhow,…


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