Goal Completed: I have become excellent at this! I trade my jams and jellies for items of use for our family.
New Goal: I have become excellent at this! I trade my jams and jellies for items of use for our family.
New Goal: Since we have our rabbitry, I want to get better and curing the products of our labor
Progress Started: We currently have a rabbitry with 6 breeders. I have harvested over 100 lbs of meat. This year hopefully will be better as we had some successes and failures in 2017
Progress Started: Get better at making candles that don't burn unevenly. I plan to make some tapers soon for everyday use at our house.
Progress Started: Really want to raise my own hives here in Alaska. Big challenge due to locale.
Progress Report: Very adept at basic soaps, all with lye. I have been using hot process currently but intend to try a cold process soon.
Progress Report: This (2018) will be my second year beekeeping. Last year had 2 langstroth hives with Italian honeybees. This year increasing to 3
Progress Report: Currently in college for my holistic medicine degree
New Goal: Would like to go hunting at least once this year. The biggest challenge is acquiring firearms suitable for the type of hunting we would be doing.