Musings & More – Bad Gas

It’s midnight and, once again, we are without power.

A neighbor mentioned this is a regular  occurrence in the winter.  In fact, Continue reading “Musings & More – Bad Gas”


Musings & More – Mt. Rainier Snow Day!

The days leading up to and proceeding Thanksgiving, we were under weather advisories, warning of a winter storm approaching that would potentially dump nearly a foot of fresh snow – unfortunately, Continue reading “Musings & More – Mt. Rainier Snow Day!”

In the Kitchen – Pumpkin Chiffon Pie

I moved to Washington State shortly after Mr.Misty’s Mom passed away. She was a smart, feisty, vibrant, loving woman, and it was a great loss for the family.  Continue reading “In the Kitchen – Pumpkin Chiffon Pie”


Misty Meadows Greetings – Thanksgiving

We, here at Misty Meadows Homestead, have much to be thankful for: a new home, Misty Nana being cancer-free, new friends, room enough for Super DOG to roam and new forests for us to explore.

We wish you and your family a safe and joyous Thanksgiving!

Gobble till you wobble, y’all!

Tell us what you’re thankful for -leave a comment below.

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Grammarly Challenged – Here’s How YOU Can Help!

Hi there!

Mrs. Misty here and I am the author and editor of most of the content of this blog (Mr. Misty just serves mainly as blog fodder, but shhh… don’t tell him, he thinks Continue reading “Grammarly Challenged – Here’s How YOU Can Help!”


Seed Swap List (updated 11/20)

As winter closes in on us, we are already dreaming about spring and designing our new garden with permaculture in mind.  Not only will we be incorporating an edible Continue reading “Seed Swap List (updated 11/20)”


Purchasing in Bulk with Zaycon Fresh

If you don’t Zaycon, you’re losing out on great savings…and a prepping opportunity!

We started buying chicken from Zaycon Fresh about 2 years ago.  This is our 4th time ordering from them, which should tell you something! Continue reading “Purchasing in Bulk with Zaycon Fresh”


Misty Meadows Update – The Unintentional Skylight

One of the many things needing to be done before winter arrives is replacing our home’s roof and siding.  As I may have mentioned before, Continue reading “Misty Meadows Update – The Unintentional Skylight”


Wind and rain… and Stinky Feet

It’s 4am and something woke me up. Something more than just our kitty meowing for breakfast or our dog Continue reading “Wind and rain… and Stinky Feet”


In the Kitchen – Amish Apple Crisp

This summer, thanks in part to new friends, I was able to Continue reading “In the Kitchen – Amish Apple Crisp”