How I plan to reduce my carbon footprint and reclaim my wardrobe.
The first step in branding our small business
Homestead Goals for 2019
The end of year reckoning- how well did we do accomplishing our goals?
The process of clearing our back acreage
The second half of 2018 on the Gillis Homestead
A cost analysis of raising your own pork for personal consumption.
This last Sunday, we had the chance, once again, to go cruise around the annual Common Ground Fair, in Unity Maine. This was our 6th year attending, and we made a pretty valiant effort to tour the whole place in spite of my very progressed 36+ week pregnancy. The morning started off chilly and clear,…
This was a summer of firsts- and one of the most important ones was our first time raising our own chickens for meat. We went big, raising enough for not just our expanding family for a whole year, but also raising a years worth for my parents. We are very excited about how the whole…