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In Memorium: Jules Dervaes 1947 - 2016
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Recycled concrete curbing from old driveway
We’re reusing nice chunks of concrete curbing from the old driveway to make a bed alongside the north side of the…
Rain, Glorious Rain!
After a week’s worth of transplanting and re-landscaping the rainfall is such a blessing!
Reusing materials in the garden
Reusing & Recycling Materials
Edging that lasts is…
O Water Where Art Thou?
Over the last 15 years on the urban homestead we implemented a few water saving conservation practices (and we still have a ways…
Thank you to SS, a loyal PTF reader for the most generous donation and lovely card which said:
I have been following your site for over a year now…
A local tree trimmer, and friend of ours, brought over some dry eucalyptus (a non native tree) firewood on Friday so we can crank up the new wood stove…
Sorry for the late of postings, it’s been busy here on the homestead. Well, that’s nothing new, I suppose. Weather’s hot, back to typical August weather.
Day of Rest &…
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…
The storage shed is practically finished – doors hung and window put in. The exterior of the shed was made from salvaged wood, leftover shingles from the…
Snapshots from the backyard
Here are the latest photos from the backyard right after the rain storm yesterday. You can see the new rock bed, lodge pole…