Last Sunday, we had a homestead day. We started by clearing the kitchen garden, ready for the winter.
We have been unbelievably successful in this area. A couple of years ago, the children helped me move numerous wheelbarrows of manure, until the whole plot was covered in about a foot of the brown stuff or more. Continue reading
Sometimes it takes the enthusiasm of children to get a project going, around here. So true of our seed planting this year. They have been desperate to have their own plots and start sowing the seeds.
I spotted a children’s gardening project from one of my very favourite bloggers NoBigDill. She had found 6 trough planters hidden in their new garden, sprayed them bright colours, and each of her 6 children was given one. They then could choose what to grow. Continue reading