For many homestead/farmstead folks we live in more remote areas where quick, easy and variety of shopping is limited. I’m a huge proponent of buying local, however, there are times what I want or need is not available in my area. Big… Continue Reading “Living Remotely…..Some Shopping Resources”
Been a productive week around the ranch and things are starting to take shape 😊 We’ve been quite busy with yard work. A lot of rototilling to level the yard out more and prepare for nice grass seed. Work has begun… Continue Reading “Perfect Moment Monday Apr 15 – 21”
Been a somewhat busy week here on the ranch. New babies arrived on Wednesday and are doing great! The peeping box I received from Meyers Hatchery brought Lily, Peanut, Sage and Gabby, two Speckled Sussex a White Rock and a mystery chick!… Continue Reading “Perfect Moment Monday Apr 8 – 14”
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.
Our week started off quite rainy and windy but we managing to get through it and still get some stuff done. We’ve started rototilling the back yard area that’s closer to the house in order to level it off and plant some… Continue Reading “It’s All Pretty in it’s Own Way”
Perfect Moment Mondays…that’s what I’m now calling the peek at the week. It just seems fitting since the focus of the newsletter (what? you’re not yet receiving the newsletter?? Oh no! Well fear not, just hit the pop up subscribe button or… Continue Reading “Perfect Moment Mondays….Homestead Happenings Mar 31 – Apr 7”
Here we are with chick season in full swing and don’t ya just love it, and I…like so many others, find it extremely hard resisting the temptation to leave the store with a box of chicks in my hand and yes, I recently… Continue Reading “Homemade Electrolytes for Chickens”