“Experience is one thing you can’t get for nothing.” – Oscar Wilde

On top of my accomplishment the other day with mushrooms, I am happy that I can once more say that a project is completed… or at least, I have reached a milestone.  I have built my second Chicken Tractor, and I am very happy with the results.  It is a huge improvement on my original Read more about “Experience is one thing you can’t get for nothing.” – Oscar Wilde[…]

“The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure.” – D. H. Lawrence

My attempt at growing mushrooms has shown some great results.  As I have mentioned, in post on Christmas Eve last year, I was going to attempt to grow two different types of mushrooms which I bought from a local market… mushrooms that had been harvested from the wild.  I mentioned that I was going to Read more about “The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure.” – D. H. Lawrence[…]

“His answer trickled through my head like water through a sieve.” – Lewis Carroll

My Mushroom growing has been making some great progress.  While I have still to harvest any from the wild mushrooms I cultivated, I am very happy with the mycelium growth in the straw.  It should only be a matter of time before I harvest the first of many delicious mushrooms.  I plan to take as Read more about “His answer trickled through my head like water through a sieve.” – Lewis Carroll[…]

“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Confucius

I don’t think that I have touched on this subject before so I thought I would discuss it now. For the last few days or so I have tried to be motivated to work on the property. My normal routine is that I come home from work and (after changing and a quick chat with Read more about “Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Confucius[…]