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Well last spring I spent weeks and weeks preparing my garden before I even got close to being ready for planting. I spent most of the summer building a rock wall to help support my garden beds, completely tearing up and reseeding my lawn, putting in a pond for my ducks, painting vintage lawn furniture, […]


Now, I have been toying with the idea of trying to make most- if not all- of my family’s bread myself, for quite a while. The idea is very appealing but we have six adults and soon to be one baby in our house so demand is pretty high, and that is a lot of […]


Garden Update

06Apr12

Been quite a while but I thought I’d hop on here and post a bit about how the garden is working: So far in the ground I have corn, peas, snow peas, and crook neck squash, and everything but the squash is coming up! I also have some dill, cilantro, spinach, and lettuce started in […]


Holiday Post

25Dec11

Happy Holidays to everyone out there. I hope you get some fantastic time with family or quiet time to enjoy by yourself, and to everyone, eat some fantastic food!!


Took me a while to get the pictures off my camera but here is the start of our garden. Note that the back area has been reclaimed from blackberry vines that filled the space completely and were actually spilling over the fence. The steps up to the area, we didn’t even know were there!


First post

18Nov11

Hello! I’m Mallorie and I live in a remote little part of Northern California. I’ve decided to start this blog to be able to talk about my stay at home daughter/wife life. My boyfriend and I live with my parents and my younger sister and her fiancĂ©e. I know this sounds strange as I am […]