Monthly Archives: October 2016

Good Bye My Feathered Friends

I received a letter from the county the other day ordering me to remove my chickens and ducks by December 1st. Apparently we are located in the “wild and scenic” zone and because we have under 2.5 acres, we are … Continue reading

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Published Duck Article

I am proud to say I have an article published on Homestead.org all about ducks!! Check it out! http://www.homestead.org/MelissaHartner/AddingDucks/DucksontheHomestead.htm

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Ugly Christmas Sweater

I’ve never been to an ugly Christmas sweater party, but I want to go to one. I may just end up having one here if I don’t get any invites! With that being said, I’ve gone ahead and have created … Continue reading

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Custom T shirts, mugs and stickers

Another new business venture!! Check them out! https://teespring.com/dashboard/campaigns  

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Melissa’s Green Garden Dip

Mid October in Minnesota means that it is time to harvest whatever is left in the garden. This year I currently have lots of green tomatoes, zucchini, sage, and lemon balm. I decided to put them to use. I put … Continue reading

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Hen of the Woods Enchiladas

I made an amazing dish last night. Let me tell you all about it! It began with creating a salsa verde with all of the tomatillos that randomly popped up in my garden. So many ¬†tomatillos. I threw a big … Continue reading

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My Very Own Website!!

I did it! I bit the bullet and bought my own domain! What has held me back all this time you ask? Fear of failure, but of course! I am sure you all know what I am talking about. You … Continue reading

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