This recipe combines two of my favorite desserts- pumpkin spice cake and a creamy flan. The two magically flip inside the pan, leaving a creamy custard on the top and cake on the bottom. Served with caramel sauce, this magic pumpkin spice cake is everything. Literally. This may end up being one of my new […]
Living on a farm or homestead means that you work frequently with your hands. Metal wedding bands can snag on things or get in the way. We tried out silicone wedding bands to see if they could make life on the farm easier. If you are considering getting one, here are the pros and cons […]
Gardening requires more that just taking care of plants once they are in the ground. To garden well and have a productive crop, you must also take care of the soil. I’ve listed three things that you can do in the fall that will prepare your garden for the spring planting.
There are many threats to your chicken flock. Providing your chickens with a coop will help to ensure their safety from many types of predators or conditions. Keeping them safe is a struggle that many farmers have. I’ve had chickens for many years and seen first hand the threats that chickens can face. Want to […]
Pigs produce up to 10 pounds of manure each day. That’s so much pig manure. Every. Single. Day. This means that pig manure adds up fast. What should you do with all of that pig manure? If you have pigs, you need to make sure that your are managing that manure properly. Read on to […]
One thing that most people think of when you think about fall and gardening is pumpkins! Even though pumpkins are thought of as a fall crop, they aren’t. Pumpkins are actually planted in the spring and are harvested in the fall. Caring for pumpkins is different than some other crops. Yes, pumpkins are a winter […]