A comprehensive Pro vs Con list of whether or not incubating eggs is right for our homestead.
A recap for the months of January and February of 2019 at Gillis Gardens, LLC.
A Breakdown of our First Purchase of Beekeeping Equipment and How Much It Cost.
An analysis of the cost of owning a herd of alpacas- including shelter, care, and more!
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?
Part of our homestead dream is for our animals to basically pay for themselves. This has been a bit of a trial and error deal with the chickens (best money so far is in pickled eggs by far, but it is a time intensive and smelly process). With our herd of alpacas, we are hoping…
We had another busy month here on the homestead- Early on in the month we picked up our finished alpaca yarn – it’s been a slow process of putting it into skeins at this point. I’ll expand on this in a future blog tho, as it has been a long and slightly crazy process. Literally…