Firewood on the Homestead: How to Maintain Your Storage & 5 Alternative Uses

Firewood on the Homestead: How to Maintain Your Storage & 5 Alternative Uses

This post may contain affiliate links, read my full disclosure here. Winter comes every year and faster than most of us would like. Each year we face the brutal cold and (most of us) are to be reminded of the blessing of a warm place to live or stay. As this happens, I can't help [...]

Composting: The Simple, No Stress Way

Composting: The Simple, No Stress Way

This post may contain affiliate links, read my full disclosure here. Compost. The Simple, No Stress Way. You have either never used it before, bought it in bags or you hear the word and can instantly smell earthy, rich goodness along with feeling the satisfaction knowing it came from your own property. Compost brings new [...]

Lentil Sprouts for Chickens (and Your Family) – A Protein Packed Winter Treat

Lentil Sprouts for Chickens (and Your Family) – A Protein Packed Winter Treat

This post may contain affiliate links, read my full disclosure here. Winter, with it's dropping temperatures, snow, wind, rain and ice can bring up a lot of concerns for new chicken owners. It's easy to feel sorry for them from our nice cozy homes while they're out in the cold. The reality is that chickens [...]

Utilizing the Power of Fall Leaves in the Garden

Utilizing the Power of Fall Leaves in the Garden

This post may contain affiliate links, read my full disclosure here. Fall is a beautiful time of year and a favorite of many. As with any season, it brings a certain type of outdoor work along with it. Depending on your preferences and season of life- the fall leaves that drop or blow onto your [...]