Rotary Botanical Garden The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

Japanese Garden

The Japanese Garden at Rotary Botanical Garden Last week we visited the Rotary Botanical Garden in Janesville, Wisconsin. I shared a bunch of photos of the flowers and gardens here. I hope you enjoy these photos of their Japanese gardens!                     …

Rotary Botanical Garden The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

Rotary Botanical Garden

Rotary Botanical Garden in Janesville, Wisconsin This is the kind of place I like to visit! You can bask in the glory …

How to Make Cherry Jam - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

How to Make Cherry Jam

  You may also like my posts Planting Cherry Trees and Fruit Trees for Self Sufficiency. Homemade Cherry Jam Our friends at …

My Garden - A Work In Progress - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

My Garden – A Work In Progress

  A Work In Progress Gardens, by their very nature, are constantly changing and growing. Weeds fill in between rows and plants. …

Alpaca Shearing Day - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

Alpaca Shearing Day

Alpaca Shearing Day My friend Brandi asked if I could help out on shearing day at her Mom’s alpaca farm. Well, how …

Foraging for Free Food - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

Foraging for Free Food

Ethical Foraging – Food for Free I’ve been interested in foraging for wild foods since I was a kid. Dandelions, plantain, cattails, …

Nice, neat crocheted scrubby pad on the left...Lazy Lisa's wadded up netting scrubby on the right. In case you were wondering.

Lazy Scrubbies

Lazy Scrubbies I have several scrubby pads that work great for washing dishes and cleaning. My Mom gave me some and I …