Archive for October, 2015

Cozy up with a log cabin quilt on crisp day – Concord Monitor

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

Concord Monitor
Cozy up with a log cabin quilt on crisp day
Concord Monitor
“The Log Cabin quilt pattern is one of the most beloved and recognized of quilt designs,” writes Karen Griska for the American Quilters Society. “While it's natural to assume that this traditional block originated in the United States during the

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Feeding Greens and Other Garden Materials to Dairy Goats – Mother Earth News

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

Mother Earth News
Feeding Greens and Other Garden Materials to Dairy Goats
Mother Earth News
Most dairy goats demand a treat in return for allowing you to milk them, often a scoop of grain or other purchased, processed snack. Many years ago, we decided to cut back on grain as much as possible, to reduce both expense and health concerns for our …

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Landmark Michigan log cabin bar burns to the ground – MLive.com

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

MLive.com
Landmark Michigan log cabin bar burns to the ground
MLive.com
As daylight broke, the bar and restaurant, hailed by locals as "the largest commercial log cabin building east of the Mississippi" was reduced to a smoky frame on the ground. Marlene Kaminski, an owner at the nearby Luzerne Hardware and Sporting Goods, …
Community landmark total loss after morning fire WNEM Saginaw
Historic Ma Deeter's Burns To The Ground In Oscoda County CBS Local

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How Do I Find a Humane Bee Removal Service in My Community?

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

Bees have nested in your home. How do you get rid of them humanely? There are no easy answers to this situation. After you discover bees have taken nest on your property, the first thing to do is contact a local beekeeping club — and some not-so-local …

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Artist to write play inspired by Beatrice’s historic events

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

“The letters are incredibly charming and flirtatious,” Cansfield said. Several other homesteading stories from diaries and letters uncovered during his research converged in Cansfield’s writing process. The play will tell different homesteaders’ stories …

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