Monthly Archives: July 2015

Prepping for the Fair

Fair time is always a fun and exciting time for us. After spending the year working on their projects, the kids can finally show off all their hard work. This year is my oldest daughter’s last year and my youngest … Continue reading

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July Garden Update

It’s getting to be that time where the garden’s finally starting to produce a lot. We’re in that in between stage where we get too much to keep up with eating it, but yet not quite enough to make it … Continue reading

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Our Flock of Guineas is Growing

A long while back we found a nest of guinea eggs out by the stock tank where we keep the pigs. At the time we found it, there were maybe five or six eggs in it. Each day we’d go … Continue reading

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Getting Rid of Squash Bugs

Squash bugs have to be one of the most annoying garden pests of all times. And, next to spiders and tomato hornworms, they have to be the creepiest, most disgusting things ever! Last year squash bugs ruined the entire pumpkin … Continue reading

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Family Fun

Every summer, around the 4th of July, my brother and his family come down for a visit. My sisters, who live around here, also come out and we spend several days hanging out and catching up. This year, just like … Continue reading

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June Garden Update

Here it is July already and I’m just now getting around to doing an update on what all has been happening in my garden in June. Oh well, better late than never, right? When I started out the year, I … Continue reading

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