“Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.” – John F. Kennedy

Despite my initial success and update to you all on the great growth I was discovering from my seedlings in my mini greenhouse, I have found that their growth has become much slower lately.  I have put this down to a few possible reasons. Autumn, and the coming of winter equals less daylight hours.  Plants Read more about “Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.” – John F. Kennedy[…]

“How did it get so late so soon? Its night before its afternoon.” – Dr. Seuss

After many months of procrastinating, I have renewed my work on building the fence on my property border.  The main reason for starting now is that I want to get my chickens into their chicken house, and I need to fence off the area to protect them from any predators.  I was going to work Read more about “How did it get so late so soon? Its night before its afternoon.” – Dr. Seuss[…]

“A well-spent day brings happy sleep.” – Leonardo da Vinci

We have had some better weather here over the last couple of days, which has allowed me the comfort of working outside without fear of freezing. One of the first things I worked on was the Chicken Tractors.   I did a little maintenance on my original build, as there were quiet a few design Read more about “A well-spent day brings happy sleep.” – Leonardo da Vinci[…]

“The more we do, the more we can do.” – William Hazlitt

I have been working on the collection of seeds from my plants.  With the growth of the plants nearing their end, or at least  before they go dormant for winter, many of my plants are putting out their seeds, ready to propagate themselves.  Rather than allow this to be left to chance, I am spending Read more about “The more we do, the more we can do.” – William Hazlitt[…]