The holidays are just around the corner. Are you as excited as I am?! I can’t wait to decorate the house and farm with all of our decorations. Another thing I’m excited for? Well, gift giving of course! Being a farmer/homesteader myself, there are always certain things on my list each year. I’m pretty easy […]
As Christmas is fast approaching we are busy preparing gifts for our loved ones. This year we are making quite a few gifts to share with our children and family. One quick and easy gift we like to share around the holidays are hard lotion bars. These hard lotion bars can be made quickly in […]
SUPER EASY to make! My coconut oil was already soft because it was warm in my house. If yours isn’t soft, microwave it for about 15-20 seconds to soften it up to make it easier to stir. I can’t even believe how easy this salt scrub is! You could use any essential oil you would […]
With the holidays right around the corner these gift bags are a great way to create eco-friendly and practical bags for all your gifts!
You know, those moms that have more pictures of chickens on their phones than of their children. The ones that would just as soon spend the day in the chicken coop as a spa. The ones that name their chickens and, if you didn’t know otherwise, you would think that they were talking about their […]
Corn, rice, bean bags…they are fantastic for warming up one’s bed in cold climates. We are the 2nd owners to a big 1880s Southern Maine farmhouse and it’s cold in here! We almost always warm up our beds with a heated bag at night during the winter months. Sure, we could just have a plain […]