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Yummy Brussels Sprouts!

BCTerrace BCThe HomesteadSep 2nd, 2013

Yummy Brussels Sprouts!


I love Brussels Sprouts, and as I've said earlier, I had no idea you could just grow them in your garden. I spent a decade in Santa Cruz, California, where farmers grow them on the cliffs beside the ocean up Highway One, and I'd always supposed it took that exactly climate to be able to grow them correctly. Happily, I…

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Chicken Update

ChickensTerrace BCThe HomesteadJun 21st, 2013

Chicken update


We finally finished the chickens' coop and run. It's embarrassing how long it took to get that done, and even more embarrassing to admit how long our poor chickens lived in a cardboard box in my office! But they're happy now, and I'm happy they're out of here. Don't get me wrong - I love my chickens, but the smell…

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Clearing Brush

The HomesteadApr 5th, 2013

Clearing Brush


When we bought our acre property, it was about a third wooded, with 60 – 75 foot tall trees lining either side of it. I love trees, but a fully shaded lot doesn’t make for good growing conditions. Some of them had to go. We got our friend Richard in who’s handy with a chain saw and he got to…

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