farmhouse renovation · Ramblings · Uncategorized

Food for thought and a dishwasher too

Food and dirty dishes. Cooking, eating, growing my own herbs these passions collide into a beautiful thing. When there is a dishwasher in the house.   We have been without a dishwasher for almost a year.  It was broken beyond repair, and the funds weren’t there to replace it and or there were other financial… Continue reading Food for thought and a dishwasher too

Ramblings · Uncategorized

Fireflies, happy dog dance and one duck in the living room

      Here at Red Dirt Farm, Magnolia blooms and sweet honeysuckle are perfuming the humid air.  Fireflies are lighting the night skies.  It is as one expects it to be this time of year.  Although, the Magnolia blooms aren’t as heavy as normal, perhaps because of a late frost.  Once again, our routine,… Continue reading Fireflies, happy dog dance and one duck in the living room

chickens · Peacocks · Uncategorized · weekend updates

under the magic blanket

These seed packets jumped into my shopping cart the other day.  I’ve been reading the seed catalogs and dreaming about what I will plant in the garden this year.  Ah spring, I’m looking forward to welcoming you. Right now, though, it is very cold out and we are under a blanket of snow.  Our pipes… Continue reading under the magic blanket