Thursday, February 26, 2009

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Wednesday, February 11, 2009

new garden plots are well underway.

three sisters plot:

didn't finish at all today, but got like 90% of the fence up, and the reclaimed chicken wire was really tangled and pretty short in some sections, but we are taking a slightly different approach this season.

Tuesday, February 10, 2009


nice snowy day off, why not have a homebrew?!?

got ingredients for a true american style imperial IPA...should be delicious and taking a reading of the dark ale today..that will be delicious.

Thursday, February 5, 2009

small projects in between snows

new section
cattle fence addition

needs a couple support posts and those boards in the ground to prevent runoff from the gravel driveway..coming soon !!

pork ribs

mixed my rub together and cut the slabs in half

Memphis style rub

Monday, February 2, 2009

new garden plots are getting cleared.

new garden plot (three sisters) photo below:

this will include all corn (maize) blue, yellow, purple, strawberry popcorn, pink, small tri-color, etc.
in the winter squash family we will have cushaw, amber cup, acorn, pie pumpkins as well as some native pumpkin

and we are thinking about only growing the Anasazi beans and not pintos..we'll see

also blue lake green beans

Sunday, February 1, 2009

january was too warm.

the rest of our seeds arrived the other day..this is most of them. if you click on the photo you can see the names and pictures betterthree sisters test pot