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It’s me….I’m here

Well it’s me…I believe that sometime I have to write to let my readers know just what happened to me. On April 5th, I had a stroke. It came without ANY medical warnings whatsoever. Although, when I think I could have thought about it… Continue Reading “It’s me….I’m here”

Painting the coop interior makes it easier on you!

Deciding if you should paint inside your chicken coop? Here’s some reasons why painting it can serve a purpose and make things easier on you. First, painting protects the bare wood which makes it harder for chicken parasites to hide-out. **Note: Not all chickens… Continue Reading “Painting the coop interior makes it easier on you!”

Curtain Call!

Ok so some may say nest box curtains are a bit frivolous or just not necessary. I say oh but they areūüôā Way back when I started this site, one of my earlier posts was about adding curtains, in this case nest box curtains… Continue Reading “Curtain Call!”

So What’s Been Going On

For over a year now, I’ve posting a week in review either on Sunday or Monday. However, since I was also posting on my Facebook and Instagram accounts pretty much the same thing, I decided I was making extra work for myself, plus it… Continue Reading “So What’s Been Going On”

Thinking of becoming self sustaining?

With all that’s been going on in our world, I’m seeing more about people looking…or thinking about becoming self sustaining. To me, many are going into “panic-survival mode”. Since all this began, apparently one item hard to find are eggs Recently, it came to… Continue Reading “Thinking of becoming self sustaining?”

Natural Hand sanitizer

We’re experiencing a time when hand sanitizer is in high demand. Most of these contain alcohol which can be extremely drying to the skin. There is a great and natural alternative to purchasing these sanitizers and the neat part is that you can also… Continue Reading “Natural Hand sanitizer”

On the subject of natural wormers

Wild birds, rodents, infected earthworms or just encountering some parasites from the dirt they scratch and peck around in, are just some of the ways chickens can contract internal parasites. While some people use commercial wormers, and will even tell you to do this… Continue Reading “On the subject of natural wormers”

Ordering Chicks Online

Ok folks, spring is getting a little closer. Some of you already live in a milder climate but it’s still too early for even local feed stores to be offering baby chicks. I know in our area, typically around April is when the little… Continue Reading “Ordering Chicks Online”

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.… Continue Reading “It’s Been a Whirlwind of Sorts”

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… Continue Reading “Where Do You Get Your Pet Food From”