It may take quite some time to get enough grapes to harvest for a large batch of jam or wine, but it sure is fun to have even just a couple of grape vines in the garden. I have a single one I planted many years ago and it provides just enough grapes that I […]
Summer is a season for watermelon, swimming, outdoor fun, and fireworks. Fireworks are part of many summertime celebrations, but if precautions are not taken, fireworks can be a dangerous activity. One of my aunts was seriously injured by an errant firework blast when she was a little girl. To this day, she still carries a […]
The 4th of July is a day in which many Americans get out and enjoy the festivities offered in their community and this includes watching fireworks displays. For others they choose to create their own fun and in the evening host a fireworks show of their own. Both ways, it’s a great day and it […]
In the southern states the summer garden season is over for some people. I find this sad, because with a little care, a garden can continue to grow and produce right up till fall planting.
We have had quite a successful kidding so far here at Sincere Milk Dairy Goats and Soaps. We just had 2 sets of twin born this month to one of our senior doe and her daughter who is a first freshener. Everything has gone smoothly this year and it is always a relief to see […]
It’s summer, which means outdoor activities are king. Camping, biking, swimming, mountain-climbing, fishing, and all other outdoor activities are a lot of fun in the summer. Unfortunately, humans are not the only creature that likes the summer! Mosquitoes also really enjoy this time of year.