Tuesday we were quiet out of respect of all the lives lost on 9/11. Yesterday and today we have been busy catching up on lots of stuff due to the rain and damages that it caused. We are very sorry for this and letting the blog go due to these circumstances. We will be right… Continue reading We have been busy
Mint is good for humans and chickens! Read this blog for all things mint!
Reusables with Guests So you have decided to give reusables a try. You are loving them! You have cloth napkins, unpaper towels, and even cloth toilet paper. Your garbage is now at a minimal and you are loving not having to buy a bunch of disposable paper products. But you have guest coming into town.… Continue reading Reusables with Guest
Pepper rings are a huge favorite in our family. They eat them on almost everything! We make them with sweet and hot peppers since they eat them both! We use the banana peppers that are grown in our gardens. We do have plenty of banana peppers available in the farm stand as well! The Jane… Continue reading Pepper Rings & Pepper Slices
Read about the frozen treats that our chickens enjoy during these hot summer months.
5 Fun Facts: 1. Eggs contain choline which is necessary for healthy cell membranes in the body. Choline stimulates brain development and function and helps preserving memory. 2. An egg shell has as many as 17,000 pores over its surface 3. A whole egg is about 3 tablespoons worth of liquid, the egg yolk measures… Continue reading Fun Fact Friday August 3
We have lots of cucumbers coming and we pick them at the right time for making pickles! Pickles are a favorite in our house and we eat many of them. It is so good knowing that the pickles we eat are the ones we also made. The cucumbers are grown without any chemicals and I… Continue reading Dill Pickle Recipe
Building the Chicken Coop: We built the coop starting in December 2015 and finished around the end of January due to the weather and Zach’s work schedule. I briefly discussed the chicken coop in my blog post Reusing Old Materials To Make Something New We picked a spot for the chicken coop that was mostly… Continue reading Chicken Coop
I have had a lot of interest in using Mama Pads. Therefore I will be making a series of blog post just about Mama Pads. So be sure to come back weekly to continue reading all about Mama Pads. I will cover why reusable mama pads are essential, how to clean them, how many you… Continue reading Why Reusable Mama Pads