Do you have too many eggs on your hands? A great way to use a batch of eggs quickly is to pickle them. Pickled eggs are extremely easy to make up and are a yummy, nutritious snack that can be enjoyed as a side to a meal, on a sandwich, or as a treat by […]
Eggs are a pretty incredible food and if you’ve got hens on your homestead you probably collect many of them every day. But what’s the difference between this egg and that, and what makes them so nutritious? Like your chickens, eggs come in all sorts of shapes and sizes and no two are exactly alike.
Thinking about ordering spring chicks? There’s a lot to consider first. Here is a quick walk through of the available places to get baby chicks and what types and breeds to consider when buying.
Rising early is sometimes really difficult, but there are blessings to be found before the sun comes up!
Homesteading is full of ups and downs. Here I write about my thoughts on our first harvest and our first animal death. How my kids and I handled it, and the lessons we’re learning from this hard, but wonderful homesteading life.
Chiggers are rarely seen until they have bitten you and you are left with itchy red patches and bites. Knowing what they are and how they act will help you treat the bites in the most effective way. Read nine tried and true remedies for treating chigger bites here….