Are you prepared for anything? Were you in a mad rush for supplies when the recent snow storms hit? Preparedness affects many different aspects of life. Included here are a few of the ways we stay prepared. And there’s also a book review on a great resource if you need help getting started.
After a trip to vet and a armful of prescriptions, we panicked when we realized we were out of pill pockets. So, I made our own and now we’ll never buy them again.
Tired of our chickens wasting tons of food, we decided to try building our own PVC feeder. It works great and we have cut our feed bill in half!
We installed two french drains to help with some minor runoff/drainage issues around our house and in the chicken yard and they work beautifully.
I often joke that I think I could be famous for my berry syrups. Fresh or frozen berries and a few simple ingredients you probably already have in your pantry can make a pancake breakfast something really special! We enjoy it on french toast. But it would also make a great topping for pound cake […]
You can make your own spicy bread and butter refrigerator pickles easily at home, without all the preservatives and dyes you find in store-bought pickles (have you ever read the back of one of those jars?!). The red pepper flakes are optional if you don’t like the little spicy kick. My first batch is already […]