Sunday, June 28, 2009

Chickens have come home to roost -- and it's a good thing!

I stumbled across this video over at the Baltimore Sun website, and thought it was pretty interesting. I'm on a personal quest to think and rethink about where my food comes from and the impacts of my food choices. As you may know, Hamilton used to be truck farming land many years ago. That's why there are still some old original farmhouses mixed in among the cape cods and bungalows in our neighborhoods. So I think it's really interesting that people are not only growing more and more vegetables in their backyards, but even raising chickens:

Friday, June 12, 2009

Fritz the Dog Says ...

What are you up to this weekend?

One of the reasons posting has been so light here at Harford Road Hon is that we're all so busy with Spring projects (and some Spring play, as well!). On our agenda this weekend: continue the stucco patching on the foundation, weed the vegetable garden, grilling at least one meal, visit at least one farmer's market, a trip somewhere -- will it be the beach or the mountains?

How about you? What's up with you this weekend?