Above left photo: The “Senate” House at Hurley, N.Y. as it was when we found and bought it. The grounds comprise about two acres. Above right photo: Our work was principally one of restoration. The small-paned windows and old-fashioned door add much to the appearance of the house. Having atContinue Reading

Ever heard of the phrase “run like Smoke and Oakum”? Well this “common” phrase was explained in 1834.

After having chickens we learned high protein really made a difference in our laying hens. Advice from 1909 seems to agree!