Hi All, Just a quick update on the garden. It’s a rainy Saturday morning here, I was able to get out with the green babies for a few minutes this […]

A primer to permaculture

So, I’m sure you’ve heard the term Permaculture… but what is all the hub bub about? What does it really mean in general, and specifically to you and your homestead? […]

Shearing Day

Friday was alpaca shearing day. We had 23 head to shear, was a long day. Here’s a video of the girls sporting their new doos.

The Radish

The radish is a plant in the Brassicaceae family. Originally domesticated in pre-Roman empire time, it’s been a staple in the garden for centuries. They are grown around the world. […]

Cabbage & Sausage

This is one of our family favorites, and is very budget friendly. If you like cabbage, give it a try. Ingredients1 package of Eckrich Beef Polska Kielbasa sausage2 small heads […]

Ingredients* 2 tablespoons whole mustard seeds (brown or black) * 1/4 cup ground mustard powder* 3/4 teaspoon salt * 1/4 cup water* 4 teaspoons apple cider (or white wine vinegar) Directions1. Soak […]

Homestead ToDo's for April

Spring is upon us and there are a plethora of chores to do around the homestead. Here are some of the things you may want to check and/or do around […]