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Monday, August 23, 2010

Well... we have to start somewhere, don't we?

Jonathan and I (Stephanie) are two peas in a pod. We met in high school in San Jose and moved to Davis for college. Since we've both graduated, we've had more time to pursue our shared interests in doing-it-ourselves, homemade things, and seeking small ways to reclaim the pioneer sense of self-sufficiency.

Six chickens, four ducks, three cats, a vegetable garden, a quilt, two batches of beer and lots of home-cooked meals since we've lived away from home, we decided to make this blog to document and showcase our projects on the way to our dream of owning a hobby farm "when we grow up."

We hope you'll enjoy reading about our experiences and perhaps learn the easy way the things we've been learning the hard way! And if you're an expert on any of the topics we post about, we'd love to hear what you have to say!