Time for Autumn Goodies! - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

Time for Fall Recipes!

Autumn Goodies! Who doesn’t enjoy all those pumpkin, apple, and other harvest goodies in the fall? When the weather cools down I’m …

Too Many Duck Eggs! - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

Too Many Duck Eggs!

Too Many Duck Eggs! It’s either feast or famine around here. Until recently I had NO duck eggs. However my four young …

Truckers Favorite Tomato - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

Trucker’s Favorite Pink Tomato

Trucker’s Favorite Pink Heirloom Tomato I ordered seeds for this variety of tomato from Seed Savers Exchange two years ago. Last year …

A Fox in the Barnyard - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

A Fox in the Barnyard

A Fox in the Barnyard Over the years I’ve lost quite a few poultry to predators. This summer a fox has found …

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 …