42 Countries In 31 Days ~ Visitors To Our Homesteading and Self-Sufficiency Blog In August

August shattered the records for visitors to our blog that “Celebrates Rural Living” at http://www.hibarranch.com.  It was a busy month transitioning over to fall activities at the farm and we wrote on that along with the Great American Eclipse that was at 100% at our farm.  All in all, August was a wonderful month and…

How To Harvest And Process Your Pears

We love our fruit orchard.  We inherited it when we purchased this farm several years ago.  There are apple trees, nut trees, pear and peach trees, grapes, black raspberries, blackberries and blueberries.  So, we have had to learn alot about fruit and we are continuing to learn all the time. it is that time of…

We Are Finally Done ~ The Two Year Landscaping Dream Is Finished ~ July At HiBar Ranch

For those of you who have been following our journey over the last several years, you know how long and hard we have worked to bring this gorgeous Victorian Queen Anne farmhouse and farm back to its original state and to add farm features that work for our interests – specifically a horse barn and…