I think having family milk cow is one of the best additions to a homestead. A family milk cow can offer so many benefits to your farm and family. There are so many reasons that it would be hard for me to state them all so I’m going to share my top 6 reason with […]
We are all about raising our own food. Be it produce or meat, we firmly believe this is the best way that we can ensure that we feed our family the highest quality food possible. We have raised both chickens and turkeys for meat for our family……..
When we first started our homesteading journey, our NutriMill grain mill was our first “big” purchase. I was so excited to have a tool to enable me to provide wholesome foods from ground wheat for my family. Now, I just had to learn how to use it………
For years, I dreamed of having a family milk cow and one day, I did. I loved Gertie so much and my family enjoyed her fresh milk. When we moved to Florida, we had to send her back to Tonya. ’twas a sad day in my life, indeed. We’ve been planning to get a milk […]
When we made the switch from anything that contained harmful chemicals to using natural products for our family, deodorant was at the top of the list. Chemicals and parabens are very harmful for your body, especially in an area with tender lymph nodes, like your armpits. This led me to making my own homemade deodorant.
I’ve already talked about how I make butter in a jar. Well, this week I had an entire half a gallon of cream to turn into butter. I needed to use a different method to accommodate the amount of cream I had on hand. I used my stand mixer to do so…..