Take a peek inside the potting shed!! I will be planting LOTS of seeds this year. I had gotten a HUGE seed lot a few years back:
So it’s going to be very handy this year, when times are lean and I couldn’t afford to buy anything!
I started some seeds downstairs in my growroom, and some are in the kitchen:
And the rest are in the downstairs grow room, which seriously needs attention, but the DOOR is cute 🙂
Spring is coming and the birds are going to need to reenergize. Here’s how you can help!
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So our cats live outside. By this I mean on the porch, in their cathouse, and in the barn. I have two insulated boxes set up on the porch with cushions I made that are filled with rice that I microwave on cold days and wrap in a blanket and those guys are TOASTY!
Well, the two cats scuffle on occasion but mostly cohabitate and we feed them in bowls on the porch, and if there’s any left over we leave it for them to eat at their leisure, within reason. I was just coming up from my indoor garden downstairs and absent-mindedly reached down and to my right to “scritch” the cat my periphery suggested was there, only to hear an UNcat-like hiss. I sidled away and whipped out the ol’ phone with the handy flashlight app that pops on with a certain movement. Two flicks of my wrist and I was peering into a snarl of teeth and some creepy-cute beady eyes whose lenses flashed me back like lasers:
This one did not perform as expected according to legend, and did not faint, or “play possum.” This opossum seemed to be down for a new challenge as it would be worth it to have a full belly of cat food.
I know better then to mess with wild animals, and I hope you will follow suit. We humanely had it leave. No more cat food left on the porch!
Our poor chickens don’t like cold toes, so I shlep out some hay out to carpet their yards. It warmed up enough for them to want to come out. I play you some Happy New Year song 😉
I started at over 260 pounds. This is where I’m at now…
Things have not been easy here at Noble Homestead. Here’s what’s going on and a quick peek at my garden downstairs.
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I figured I’d bundle these two together. The kids got postcards from their Gramma in California:
And we got our very first Noble Homestead mail in our brand new Post Office Box! Come with us on our road trip:
I make stuff. ALL the time. Here’s an example of my ridiculous need to vent my creativity!!
Winter is definitely here! We are drinking healthy beverages to keep up our constitution. We have the cats all hooked up with their own lair. Ray has so much love to give!