The biggest post of the year is here. 2019 was the year of trying to get stuff done through respiratory illness. The list of goals I wrote at the start of the year could be described as insane, which I realised fairly soon after. I wasn’t counting on a rollercoaster of respiratory issues to carry … More 2019 Homestead Report
At the moment, the atmosphere on the homestead is LETS DO ALL THE THINGS. Spring is here! It seems like progress is slow, but I remind myself that’s it’s as much about the journey as the destination. There’s been a small child’s birthday to organise and many other social things, there’s been illness to deal … More Let’s do All The Things
Building & Cutting Timber is the flavour of the season. Building projects continue around here and I have been using up a lot of our supply of timber that’s been lying around. This is good. And bad. After building the raised Mandarin Bed by the deck, I decided to take to the deck with the … More Building Projects & Chickens Are Still Coming
Where did all the knitting go? It has been quite a while since I displayed some knitted efforts. I barely knitted at all over summer because it was just so hot and, not at my best, I was too tired at the end of the day. Also, I picked a fiddly cable pattern for knitting … More Where Did All The Knitting go?