What is the hardest part of farming? This farming life can be so hard and so amazing all at once. How can one week in life suddenly claim some beloved farm critters, find healing for others and see 10 new lives enter into the world. So, it’s not the hard work, or the heat, or […]
Children who grow up on farms have such unique and valuable experiences compared to those raised in the city. Farm life teaches important life lessons on how to grow your own food, cook food from scratch, care for animals, truly understand the meaning of hard work and the harsh reality of life and death. Recently, […]
Raising meat rabbits is hard work. The hardest part: thinking about that day. I was about to throw my hands up in the air and call it quits after discovering another dead litter when I remembered why we ventured into rabbits in the first place. No one said it would be easy. And it sure […]
Raising rabbits for meat is hard. Homesteading, in general, is hard. I struggle with the idea of butchering the fuzzy little hoppers every time I look at them and they look back with their big eyes and long ears. I have a hard time looking at them as food.