A comprehensive Pro vs Con list of whether or not incubating eggs is right for our homestead.
A breakdown of my favorite baby products, and some essentials to have around the house.
A honest product review of Bee Green Reusable Produce Bags, from opening to first time use.
How I plan to reduce my carbon footprint and reclaim my wardrobe.
The first step in branding our small business
A reflection on our first year of raising pigs, and what we’d do differently.
I’m an extremely inactive member of a lot of homesteading related forums & social media groups. I lurk, some might say, rarely posting anything more then comments offering bits of my limited wisdoms. One thing I see people posting a lot of is heat related ills and woes. Especially this last summer with record breaking…
We are less then 24 hours away from sending our first batch of birds to the butcher and I’ve had some time to reflect. This was our first year raising our own meat- we tend to never do anything halfheartedly so we started out big by raising 120+ meat Cornish Rock Crosses and 4 pigs….
A few blogs ago, I published one about how we were starting our meat chickens off on the right foot. Now I am here to tell you how they will spend weeks 3 thru culling in Mid August. We built ourselves some chicken tractors -we used rough cedar boards (yes I know CEDAR IS BAD…