Tag Archives: homesteading

Stocking Up: 10-4-12

Unfortunately, today, i can do no more weeding at the Arlington Garden.  My vehicle is at the mechanic so i can get it in decent running condition to take my family on vacation next week.  So that means i’m stranded … Continue reading

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More Fall Garden Prepping: 10-3-12

Hasn’t this rain been fantastic!  My garden is loving it and has just exploded with all the goodies we love.  And now that it isn’t quite so muddy, but the soil is still moist, it’s a great time to get … Continue reading

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Heat! 9-4-12

This heat makes my garden look wilty and sick by midday.  Luckily, most of the stuff growing now is more resistant to the heat.  But even these peppers look sad in the afternoon.  As long as they’re well mulched though, … Continue reading

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In an Okra Bed: 8-22-12

It’s been so nice out today (so far) that i’ve spent most of the morning in the garden.  i’ve planted an awesome heirloom variety of beets, and black valentine beans (which actually grow green, the seeds are just black).  And … Continue reading

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Rainy Day: 8-21-12

Not much going on at the homestead today.  i wanted to get some more stuff in the ground and just spend the day in the garden, but it’s raining.  Not complaining, i love this weather and so does the garden. … Continue reading

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Kitchen Time: 7-16-12

Last weekend was the best so far at the farmer’s market.  That’s great, but does make a super busy week for me now to restock my inventory.  This morning i’ve been making english muffins.  One batch at a time, so … Continue reading

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UnHinged Products are in a retail store! 6-4-12

Now you can buy UnHinged Homestead products in a retail store called Poteger’s Other Stuff.  It’s across the street from the Poteger Cafe in downtown Arlington.  There was a cool Lady that came to the Farmer’s Market on Saturday and … Continue reading

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Ugh! Squash Bugs: 5-31-12

i’ve had a busy day in the garden so far.  It’s The Attack of the Squash Bugs- Part II.  i had only noticed a few actual bugs recently, but the plants are rapidly deteriorating. The leaves are yellowing and dying. … Continue reading

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Pasta Day: 5-14-12

Howdy Homesteaders! i know it’s been quite a while since i last posted, but i did not fall off the face of the earth, as it seems some of my friends and readers thought i did.  it’s been crazy busy around … Continue reading

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