The busyness of life and sickness too over our plans this fall and winter. As such our greenhouse never got cleaned out before the cold and the wet came. It was filled with bugs of all kinds and moldy plants. A disaster and large clean up project. We decided to use permaculture principles though to […]
Ever wanted to learn how to infuse oil with herbs? How to make that oil portable and super easy to take with you on the go? After years of making and selling these salves ourself through our farm store we are GIVING AWAY our SECRET recipes to FOUR of our herbal salves! From garden salves […]
Our neighbor so generously gave us three boxes of concord grapes from their garden and we are putting them to use on the homestead by pressing them for juice. Come visit our farm and take the journey with us as we share a DIY video on pressing grapes in a grape press!
Have you ever grown quinoa? Its an ancient grain that looks like bird seed and is a simple grain to grow on the homestead. We experimented this year with growing it figuring worst case scenario it could supplement our chicken feed or be new seed to plant for next year. In this video we share […]
Lemon Balm is great for so many things: digestion, stress, sleepless nights, pain, stress. Did I say stress? It’s also useful in the kitchen to add delightful flavor to many dishes. It’s also a great companion plant in the garden. Join us for this blog post and video on how to tincture lemon balm along […]
HOW do you garden with a toddler?! Don’t they get in the way, spill the seeds, plant unevenly, pull up the wrong plants? Yep, they do! But let me tell you what, think of all the things that they learn! Forget those beginning science books and get those kiddos out in the garden. This video […]