February 2013

Compost Pile Full of Heat!

20 February 2013

  This past Monday I took some video of the compost pile while I was adding some shredded papers and kitchen scraps. WIth all the bedding and manure Tess the horse generates we have a good size compost pile. The pile you see at the end of the video is only about 1/2 to 1/3 […]

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Glazed Maple Walnut Cookies

11 February 2013

  Every year for the past three years we have a get together with our neighbors down the road, Trish and Jay. Each family bakes some cookies and we have a mid-winter gathering of sugary gluttony. Trish dubbed this soirée “geek fest” because we drag out the latest e-toys. This year Trish invited our new […]

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Cold Frame vs. Outside Temperature

7 February 2013

  Recently we added an Acu-Rite personal weather station at Clean Slate Farm to so we could monitor the weather via a weather app for Apple iOS devices and our computers. It’s provided some interesting information for us such as wind speed, temperature, humidity, and rainfall. It’s also just a lot of fun to geek […]

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