We're not homesteders as such, but we do live a simple life that is in touch with the cycle of work and rest is evident throughout nature. Our approach to living, based largely on the reduction of wants and a mostly non-monetary return from our organic horticulture, bee keeping and other sorts of labor. Were living the good life along the Mississippi river valley in north eastern Iowa.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
FIVE DAYS AND COUNTING.
I swung by little mill on my way back from Maquoketa this morning.
I fished a small stretch of stream with some big pools with structure and some fast water with some hides.
Three strikes on the mepps and only the one fish.
Even though this guy looks pretty mellow, lying in the shade. I still glad that him and the other bulls were on the other side of the stream.
Look like this little guy is going to take care of the sparrows for me. Milk snakes feed
on a wide variety of animals including mice, reptiles,
amphibians, invertebrates, reptile eggs, birds and birds