Maple Brook Blog

Staying healthy to work the homestead

Some might say that working the homestead keeps them healthy. I might agree with that. But I also believe that a little supplemental workout will provide numerous benefits to HELP you work the homestead. For me, that "extra' workout comes in the form of yoga. I don't get into the spiritual side of the practice [...]

Build an Inexpensive, Repurposed, Trampoline Frame Greenhouse

I wish I could take full credit for the trampoline greenhouse but this idea has been floating around the Net for quite some time. It's too warm to put the plastic on right now but I got a great deal on 200 ft of 4 mil plastic sheeting (Facebook Marketplace)! I know it will only [...]