Raising Chickens

Keeping Chickens – Make Your Own Chicken Food

So you are keeping a few chickens and want to make you own food. Chickens, like us, very much appreciate a varied diet.
Walt Whitman Quote

Happiness – Walt Whitman

"Happiness is not in another place but in this place...not for another hour but this hour." ~ Walt Whitman
Fall Gardening

September’s Warm Days, Cool Nights – Perfect Fall Gardening Weather

September can bring occasional hot summer days to southern California but the generally mild days and nights are the ideal growing conditions for a fall garden. Start Vegetables From Seeds: Just...

Ramble Out Yonder – Edward Abbey

"Get out there and hunt and fish and mess around with your friends, ramble out yonder and explore the forests, climb the mountains,...
Fall Gardening

Plant Bulbs in the Fall for Beauty in The Spring

Remember back to the spring, when the days were just starting to get warm. Do you remember seeing all the colorful tulips and daffodils blooming in gardens and parks...
Cool Season Gardening

Plant Cool Season Vegetables in September

Although the temperature still feels like summer, now is the time for Southern California gardeners to plant cool season vegetables for a spring harvest. Prepare Soil for Fall Garden: After the...