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It's Been a Whirlwind of Sorts

Hi Homestead Fans, as the title implies, it’s been a bit of a whirlwind for us lately. We had traveled to Jersey for my daughters wedding (which was beautiful), spent the week in NJ visiting with some friends of mine and the wedding festivities….

Where Do You Get Your Pet Food From

Just as the title implies, where do you buy your pet food and supplies from. I have to take a moment and brag a little on Chewy.com. We’ve been using Chewy.com for about Nine months now, and I’ve never been so impressed with a…

Green Eggs and Ham….Yes!

One egg Two egg, green egg blue egg….You know about the white eggs and of course brown eggs…but then there’s all those other shades and tints of brown…and then there’s those pretty blue and green eggs. Well we all know chocolate milk comes from…

Chickens Don't Need Heat

Many posts back I mentioned chickens and heat in the winter months. With super cold conditions pretty much all over the country, I see social media questions about heating coops along with hearing friends talk about heat in their coops. I feel it bears…

EEK It's Cold ๐Ÿฅถ

Greetings homestead fans, I hope each and every one of you had a happy, safe and healthy Thanksgiving. Ours was fairly quiet and a good one. It’s certainly no doubt winter is upon us! Whew we had a snow storm blow in the beginning…

So What’s Been Going On

I know, I know, it’s been a little while since I’ve posted and it’s all for good reason(s). A lot has been going on around the homestead and of course like all of us, well life takes over sometimes. My daughter is getting married…

Let’s Talk About Ventilation In the Coop

     Ventilation, let’s talk about it and the importance it plays on chicken health.      With the colder weather approaching many of us, it’s time to start thinking about winterizing our coops. If you’re a new chicken parent and this is your…

Perfect Moments

ย  ย  ย Well itโ€™s no secret that fall is definitely here for us!ย The last few weeks have been a bit hectic but in a fun way.ย  With a few days of getting ready prior to going deer hunting and then being away at deer…

Talk About Ruffled Feathers

Pumpkin Spice Lattรฉs, changing leaves and chickens molting

Perfect Moments from the Homestead

ย  ย  ย Good day Homestead fans, ย  ย  ย I have always wanted my blogs to be real and down to earth.ย  There is no sugar coating why I’ve been a little absent lately, my sweet father in law passed away and we’ve all been…