Monthly Archives: March 2017

Seasons Not Schedules

I got the jump on birch tapping season this year, which is to say, I started early—too early, apparently. Last year I found some very valuable information on proper birch tapping methods, but it appears I have yet to fully … Continue reading

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Train Yourself to See in the Dark

While we use headlamps and other flashlights a lot on the homestead, (see Headlamps: Don’t Leave Home Without Them!) we also practice seeing in the dark. I promote this not only because it’s practical, using less energy, requiring less equipment, … Continue reading

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