Monday, November 4, 2013

Homestead Barn Hop #134

...So you asked, what's going on at my homestead today....Remember, you asked:


Store the hoses for the season
Laid 100' weed-block fabric
Created the budget for November
Call the family about Thanksgiving dinner

In Progress

Finish tying up the twigs into fire-starter bundles
Finish breaking on the concrete in the old pond
Mulch the beds with straw
Building a row cover frame for frost/freeze protection
Sort the old color prints
Finish fencing 2nd pasture
Preserve the last basket of apples

To Do

Plant onions
Organize the homestead newsletters
Worm the horses
Fix carpet cleaner
Stain east deck
Start digging the HUGE holes for the three wild plum trees
Build 3 sets of steps out back
Replenish the decomposed granite in the stalls.
Lift up and replace stall mats
Install wind break on Favor's stall

It's a barn hop! Hop on over to the neighbor's place too!


  1. I am tired just reading at your list! :) Such commitment.

    Marie Angelique

    1. Slow and steady wins the race, Marie. We just keep plugging away while enjoying the work. Thanks very much for dropping by!