You may be saying... "Chas, seriously, it's March for heaven's sake!" "Pumpkin Pie in March?""It's not autumn, it's not November!"Just hear me out! You may be like me and have some pumpkins or butternut squashes that are getting past their storing prime. And do you … [Read more...] about It’s the perfect time for Pumpkin Pie!
SURPRISE!!! We knew it was going to be soon, but we weren't ready for these little fluff balls to be coming home last night! We had built a brooder and had the heat mat, but picking up chick feed and shavings were going to be done THIS morning... WRONG! Haha... you gotta … [Read more...] about SURPRISE!
March is flying by around here! We have several new adventures coming for the homestead. The first one is meat chickens, they should arrive THIS WEEK! Possibly even today. Shannon built a brooder for them and hopefully we will be able to keep them in the garage this way... we … [Read more...] about Happenings on the Homestead
It is absolutely glorious outside lately. Cool mornings, warm days. Just enough to make your heart ache for spring. But as we know living down here in the south.... it's a tease! We will have some cold days ahead for sure. I just looked at the forecast and saw that one day next … [Read more...] about False spring
Sometimes I just get blown away by how things happen... I was contacted a few weeks back about being a part of a Homestead Conference! They were looking for small holding homesteaders to talk about what they know and how they manage their homesteads and I was asked to be … [Read more...] about Homestead Conference!