Category: News

Freshness Test for Eggs

      I just love to learn new things and pass them on and the other day I received an email with this interesting fact about how to tell if your eggs are fresh and just had to pass it to y’all. Advertisements

A Peek at the Week on the Homestead Mar 24 – 30

  Hi there homestead fans!   I’m sure many of you may be getting back to your routines after spring breaks in some areas and if so, welcome back!  Happy April y’all! Here on the Frisendahl Homestead spring is definitely in the air!  The beginning…

Easiest Way to Peel Fresh Eggs

     I come across this constantly and am asked “how the heck do you peel fresh eggs without removing most of the egg”.  Well my friends, here is a super easy “Appealing” way to do it!

Poisonous Plants to Avoid

     It’s that time of year again when we either start to plant or have perennials popping back up after a long dormant winter.  However, whether you have a large or small homestead or farm, there is a list of plants to avoid…

Come On In, We’re Open

     It’s a great day at the Homestead Store so come on in and check out what’s new!      Over the last couple of weeks I’ve mentioned about adding some goodies for purchase.  This has been a work in progress looking into…

A Peek at the Week on the Homestead Mar 17-24

     Been a busy week here on the homestead.  The weather hasn’t been too bad and we’ve been making some changes and additions to the goat area which amusingly enough has it’s challenges.  These littles are always wanting to play so every time…

Spring Time is Chick Time

     Happy Spring Ya’ll!! Yey it’s here it’s here.  Now while we all know we can still have winter turn around and say “ha gotcha” nonetheless I look forward to this…actually I look forward to summer way more, but I settle for spring…

A Peek at the Week on the Homestead Mar 10 – 16

      It’s been a pretty mild week weather wise here. Monday we did have some snow but by later in the day it was all gone.  The spring bulbs are popping up more and more everyday and now I just am thinking…

Natural Coop Cleaner and Deodorizer

      Keeping your coop and run clean doesn’t have to be such a chore and you can do it the safe and effective way without harsh or toxic chemicals. Many cleaners such as ammonia and bleach just aren’t safe to be used around…

A Peek at the Week on the Homestead Mar 3 – 9

    Here on the farm this week the weather did start out pretty nice and there were a couple days I didn’t even wear a jacket outside and the sun felt so good, in fact one day as I was on the phone…