Monthly Archives: February 2011

Raspberries

So today I pruned my thicket of raspberries.  It was my first time doing so.  I got three little nubbins in a pot from my friend’s parents two years ago, who warned me that the goal of these tender shoots … Continue reading

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I am an urban homesteader

I don’t do it all, but I do what I can.  Sometimes I succeed, and sometimes I fail and try again.  It’s the most satisfying hard work there is, in my opinion.  My favorite things in life I’ve discovered in … Continue reading

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What I got

Here are a few pictures of our garden, from 2009.  We didn’t have much of a garden last year. The three main beds 3′ x 16′:           Potatoes   Potatoes    Garlic Onions      Carrots … Continue reading

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In the beginning

Greetings, fellow urban homesteaders!  You have inspired me to make my own blog.  I am sorry that you will not find much here at this point, but I want to participate in the Take Back! event on Monday and I … Continue reading

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