Preserve Fresh Eggs: Hydrated Lime

Preserve Fresh Eggs: Hydrated Lime

This post may contain affiliate links, read my full disclosure here. Preserving Eggs With Hydrated (Pickling or Slaked) Lime Hello lovely ladies! This post is a fun one I've been meaning to get around to for a while. Calcium Hydroxide, who knew? Let's preserve fresh eggs together. First of all who doesn't love chickens and [...]

Water Purifying Methods for Your Peace of Mind

Water Purifying Methods for Your Peace of Mind

This post may contain affiliate links, read my full disclosure here. Water Storage Step 2: Water Purifying Methods: If you're just starting out in emergency preparedness, avoid overwhelm & follow these three steps first: Start with your Portable Emergency Water Storage (or minimum two week supply) first.Come back to this article for water purification methods [...]

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 [...]

Crock-Pot Cobbler Recipe For Whatever Fruit You’re Craving

Crock-Pot Cobbler Recipe For Whatever Fruit You’re Craving

This post may contain affiliate links, read my full disclosure here. The Crock-Pot Cobbler Oh, the crock-pot. I am all about simplicity in life and that does not exclude the kitchen. Food is delicious on it's own and our job is to create the right simple conditions and combinations for flavors to come to life. [...]

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 life and richness [...]

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 […]