Soon, our yard will help us into a more sustainable lifestyle. We’re growing more of our food, figuring out a cold frame system, starting more seeds for the winter, and widening our palates. Some of our surrounding neighbors have allowed foraging of cherries and apples, and just last week a new discovery: wild chokecherry and currant bushes on the next road over. That foraging outing yielded this.


Today we add a new tree.

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Now…if we could just get our little town to allow chickens…