Indoor Composting

Every Earth Day I make a resolution to be less wasteful. Last year in 2021 I chose to start composting. Since we live in Minnesota it is almost impossible to keep our compost alive (today the high was -1 degree Fahrenheit.) Our tumbler was full and literally frozen shut by November. When I saw theContinue reading “Indoor Composting”

Pumpkin Growing Adventure

We attempted growing sugar pumpkins this year and well….we learned a lot? Did you know that sugar pumpkin vines can grow up to 15 feet long? Me neither. In all honesty I spent a total of $0.29 at Aldi on this experiment and that fact that we yielded 4 edible pumpkins with 5 more potentialsContinue reading “Pumpkin Growing Adventure”

Getting Connected off the Internet

I am here to grow my relationships with Mother Nature and my local community. There is too much hate and disconnect with those two things so I am striving to be better. My goal is to teach my children that actions do speak louder than words on the internet and that tomatoes are not alwaysContinue reading “Getting Connected off the Internet”