It’s that time of year! Time to get those gardens growing. We start our seedlings indoors and used to use a pre-made/store-bought potting mix. I always wondered how they were actually made and what they contained. Where did the compost in them come from? So, we came up with our own DIY potting mix. It […]
This simple and easy homemade poison ivy spray is something that should be kept in every house. It is made from essential oils, a carrier oil, and witch hazel.
Have you ever wanted to ferment your chicken feed but didn’t know how or why to actually do it? This post is a great and simple introduction as to why you want to feed your chickens fermented feed. It also includes a photo tutorial on how to set up a three day fermented feed system […]
Have you ever wondered why people start homesteading and farming? Here is a post that explains why Jen started to grow/raise her own food. She talks about how she feels that America is failing when it comes to their food system which prompted her family to start farming.
On days like today, I quit. I’m done. I’m giving up homesteading. Too many long days. Too many sleepless nights.
Come take a tour of our new homestead. See lots of pictures, read a heartfelt story or two, and a little bit of this and that.