Apple butter is delicious and easy to make, with only a few ingredients! And using a crockpot, it’s even easier. Apple butter is perfect on toast, pancakes, added to yogurt, or as an ice cream topping. About 5 pounds of apples will yield 8 cups of apple butter, which you’ll be eating by the spoonful!
Sometimes you need a pie crust fast… this is my go to recipe for a quick, delicious pie crust, using only 4 simple ingredients! Can be made ahead of time, or used right away. Also freezes well for make ahead meals! Many people view pie crust as intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. This […]
When winter temperatures start to drop, many chicken keepers worry about their flocks. It’s well known that poultry does better in cooler temperatures, but what about when they start to drop below zero? What can you do to keep your flock safe, comfortable, and happy? It’s a lot easier than you think! Chickens are surprisingly […]
Every chicken keeper should have a chicken saddle (also known as an apron) on hand, just in case. They can be used to cover an injury, protect hens backs from over excited roosters, or cover up an unfortunate molting girl. You may find yourself needing one right away, and sometimes the best option is a […]
Thyme is quite an amazing herb! It’s easy to grow, very prolific, and it’s an attractive plant. It’s looks beautiful in a container or along the edge of a garden bed. But thyme isn’t just pretty! It’s delicious as well as having so many beneficial health properties. If you are thinking of beginning an herb […]
Everyone seems to love kale and it’s not hard to see why! Kale is easy to grow year round, super nutritious, versatile, and delicious. Using fresh kale and just a few simple ingredients, you can have a yummy homemade pesto in just a few minutes. Great with pasta, cooked over chicken, or as an appetizer. […]