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“An Experiment in Natural Tanning, Part 1”

Foreword:  My tanning videos were put on hold due to the move this year, but perhaps by next summer I’ll have them ready 🙂 One of my goals for 2021 was to start making my own clothing.  This will probably start with making shoes and expand to leg and torso coverings.  So back in March I began playing around with natural tanning methods.  I am only tanning small hides at the moment; rabbit, squirrel, guinea pig, and some other rodents.…

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“A Post About Today: April 16th, 2021”

It’s been a quiet and productive spring thus far.  2 of the 4 greenhouses are fully seeded/planted for the year.  The upper greenhouse is about 1/3 planted, and only limited to that because we’ve only managed to create grow beds in 1/3 of the whole structure!  Little sprouts are cropping everywhere.  The currants are flowering, and the new kiwis are just putting out leaves.  In another month or 2, the greenhouses will be stuffed full of lush greenery!  So far…

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