Hootenanny Homestead

A Homesteading Journey

Tag: Winter

Snow (First of the Season)

As we move through the fall into the winter we’ve closed up the garden (well…there are a few turnips that need to be pulled).  The birds have slowed down production and the bees seem to have hunkered down.  But something else has happened to remind us all that we are approaching winter.  We got our first snow of the season.
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What to do During the Winter

So as we move into the winter what is there to do on the homestead?  Is it just sit back by the fire and sip a hot toddy?  Or perhaps just take in the picturesque views?  There is always work to be done on the homestead, as I’ve been learning this year.  So what tasks will I be looking at this winter?  What can others tackle as we move into the shorter days of winter?  Let’s go over some.

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