Author Archive: ThroughtheLookingGlassFarm

Life and Death Continue even Off the Farm

The changing of the seasons has me on the run – yet again.

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Be Kind to Those Smaller than Yourself

Today was one of those days I got to be reminded of who I am, or rather who I was many many years ago. Before I ever got into farming I had a joyful hobby breeding fancy rats and occasionally other little pocket pets. Since I also had a thing for furless animals I ended …

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New Winter Projects

As summer comes to a close and my garden gives up the last of it’s labors I am forced to turn my attention to more indoor activities. Of course while there’s still no snow on the ground I will continue to travel for my other blog Catching Marbles but after that? A lot of homesteading …

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Perhaps a Slower Beginning Than Hoped

Well it’s been a rough few days. After eleven months planning and working I finally released my campaign to raise funds for a new farm and raised all of the $5 I paid myself to test the GoFundMe page which I have linked to everything – every travel blog page, every other blog I have, …

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It’s Go Time!

This is going to be big! Time to start a new farm! Inviting you all to come with me!

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Strange New Beginnings

Well, it’s been almost a year since I first was hit with the devastating news that I was losing the farm and my future on it. At the time it was the worst thing that could have happened to me and I was in utter shock and horror which was followed by anger and sadness …

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New Projects – Moving Forward

Although I am “between farms” I still am very much involved with the community – this take taking photos of other people’s livestock and hopefully rallying support.

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Farmer’s Market Season has Started!

Setting up at the season’s first farmer’s market, lamenting about gardening, and aspiring to the future homestead.

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The Advancement of Homesteading Technology

There is a happy balance between Old School Sustainable Farming and new and upcoming technologies. We CAN have the best of both worlds!

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Continuing Forward Despite Adversity

I haven’t updated this blog forever and I know I should – people are wondering, did I fall off the face of the planet? Not quite but pretty close. I am back to living with my mother and it’s been a month and hasn’t been easy. This house is hoarded to the hilt and there’s really …

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