Our older kids posing on the first tree tapped as a family. 2008

Harvesting corn from the vegetable garden. 2004

Herb Garden with Wormwood and Sweetgrass. 2011


Our youngest, Randal, helping to cut up herbs. 2017


Learning to shoot a bow. 2016


Playing in the sugar bush. 2014


The kids harvesting and learning about the medicinal uses of Mullein.


Preparing seedlings in the spring.


Evergreens grow well on the wind swept dunes. Also cherries and cottonwoods grow well here.

Goldenrods and Asters in the “abandoned field” by out home. 2018

Making a salve on the wood stove. 2017

Swimming in Lake Huron as a storm rolls in. 2018

Valerian (Valeriana officinals) harvest. 2017

Winter sunset at the inland lakes. 2017

Juniper Berry Soap. 2016

St. John`s Wort, Plantain and Rose Petals, soaking in oil.

Alicia and Randal planting sweet corn. 2017

Chickens in the coop. 2016

Will be adding more pics!



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