Almost 13,000 Comments!


Almost 13,000 Comments

We are about to hit an interest milestone of 13,000 comments. Wow! About 2,000 of those are my replies to questions so that is about 11,000 incoming comments from you all.

Who will be that lucky 13,000th commenter? How about a prize of your choice of a calendar or a pig pen! Spammers don’t get to win, just real people… :)

The SiteMeter visitor counter stands at 3,242,315 as my blog approaches eight years in the end of August.

Outdoors: 34°F/27°F 4″ Snow
Tiny Cottage: 66°F/61°F

Daily Spark: “People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.” -Dale Carnegie

Calendars Shipping


Calendar Cover

The last of the calendar’s are shipping to Kickstarter backers. Calendars start with March 2013 and run to February 2014 to carry you over the new year. If you ordered a calendar in your rewards package then start watching your mailbox! I have a few extra calendars – if you want one see this post.
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Kickstarter Stickers Stories

For our Kickstarter Stickers Hope helped me pick out the photos to use on the stickers for the Kickstarter rewards which have been shipping out. I wanted a Kid’s View when selecting stickers, many of which I suspect will be enjoyed by children as well as those young at heart and dreaming a bit of farm dreams.

Here are some of the back stories on the images…
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Forming FCB


Freezer-Cooler-Brine Basalt Going Up

We will soon be pouring the final concrete floor layer in the Administration section which includes the inspector’s office, bathroom with laundry, hall and the smokehouse which will serve as our initial meat cutting room. When we pour that I hope to also pour the walls and arched ceilings of the Freezer, Cooler and Brine rooms (FCB).
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