Several months back we processed our meat chickens with some friends! It was a great day and I'm so grateful for our friend Starla! She showed everyone the ropes (it had been over 10 years since the last time we had processed)! Eli had to work, so he was able to only help … [Read more...] about Chicken Processing Day
Sourdough Bread Baking
I pulled out my sourdough starter several months back after a long vacation in the fridge. I call his Paul Hollywood by the way. He sprang back into action and was ready to bake. I have been baking basic bread for a while, but I have been seeing these interesting shaped … [Read more...] about Sourdough Bread Baking
For the love of blogging
I know it has been ages and ages since I have posted anything here, but it isn't because I haven't wanted to, I have! It's just life has been full force forward and I think, "I'm going to blog that" but I wanted to catch up on all that has been missed and then I don't do … [Read more...] about For the love of blogging
Eli, the graduate
Eli has graduated high school now, and this past Sunday was a recognition day for all the graduates. We usually have their pictures up on a slideshow and as of last week, we had ZERO senior pictures. So we looked at his work schedule and my schedule and found a day when we both … [Read more...] about Eli, the graduate
Bees are Buzzing!
Yesterday was the culmination of something that has been a LONG time in the making! We are NOW, for real and for true, beekeepers. We placed a. hold on two nucs at the first of the year and have been eagerly waiting for the bees to come in. Shannon even took part in a class … [Read more...] about Bees are Buzzing!