So many times, as we share bits and pieces of our lives with our readers, the nitty gritty homestead truths are cut from the final edit. Maybe they aren’t added at all. The final post about a day in our lives is usually meant to entertain, to encourage and to give you a glimpse of […]
This is how we do laundry on our homestead. We have not had a “conventional” washer or dryer in over 5 years. Included in the link is also our recipe for laundry detergent and fabric softener.
Compassion and butchering. Butchering of farm animals is not easy but can be done with compassion.
First, a surprise pregnancy from our ewe, Millie being with our whether, Ranger. Then a difficult breach birth. None of this ended the way you would expect. Read more here.