Alberta Small Farm Summit 2018

Check out this year's Small Farm Summit. Tuesday February 20th 2018 from 1pm to 5pm. Location: Gunn's Dairy Barn at Heritage Park in Calgary. The event is free but you do need to register via: farmsmall@gmail.com I have attended a couple of times in the...

Straw Bales

We picked up some straw Bales from Eagle Creek farms a few weeks ago. This is always a big coordinated event!  We have friends who are very generous and lend us their truck, trailer and labour! We have a bale loader that we use to move the bales up into...

Five children + snow + frozen pond

We had some visitors last week!  With five kids playing together, lots of interesting games were invented. This is what was left of the forts built on the frozen pond. There are now lots of spaces to skate in too!

Saskatoon Pie!

Saskatoon pie! Pastry wasn't something that was made in our kitchen very often until recently. We've been practicing!  Here's the latest attempt. We purchased excellent saskatoons from Solstice Berry farm. The pie was supposed to go into the freezer......

Another job done! Pantry upgrade!

We are still making progress on what we call "the three year list".  We use an app called "Toodledo" to track all of our different to-do lists and ideas.  Lots of items have been on there for quite a while... The shelves on the left side of the pantry got...

The house is looking like Christmas!

Our house looks like Christmas year round, but it is extra "Christmas-y" at the moment! The lights on the barn and the tool fie are up and running. We have a few bulbs to replace but things are looking good!

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