Farmgirl School

"It is no bad thing to celebrate a simple life." -Tolkien

When I closed my shops, everything went into my basement.  I am slowly swimming my way out of it.  I set up a homestead shelf in the root cellar and organized the things I had brought home from my not-so-popular homestead shop.  With this lifestyle, I will use them or use them up at some point.  Soap …

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Now’s the time for canning!  It is cold outdoors and the stove practically calls for the steam from a pressure cooker to ease the dry air.  Pity the tomatoes in the garden aren’t done….oh wait, the ground is covered in snow, no tomatoes.  There is plenty of canning to do, however, and as farmgirls we’d …

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