Sometimes taking the steps to keep your chickens safe includes a “haircut” of sorts. Learn how to clip a chicken’s wings. This morning as I did my chores here on the homestead, I glanced over at the chickens and notice something amiss. Two of my younger hens were up on top of the run. Moments…
Getting started canning? The first thing you need to know, is how to properly sterilize your jars.
In the garden, I am using something unusual as a mulch: Crimson Clover. See how this experiment is going and how I am using the plant as a living mulch.
Ditch the frozen whipped topping and make your own stabilized whipped cream for all of your dessert needs.
We had to take measures to protect our hens from some brutal roosters.
What tasks do you each day? Each week? Other times? Here’s a basic run-down of what it takes to keep chickens.
The garden is coming right along! Several people have asked me about what boots I wear when I’m working out here on the homestead. I chatted about those, as well as checked in on the baby rabbits. My Boots
This cake has been my favorite cake of all time since I was a kid. I often requested this for my birthday, and now-a-days my daughter does the honors when it rolls around.
You’ll decide very quickly that this Strawberry Jalapeño Jam is the best jam you have ever tasted. Seriously.
There comes a time when a mama hen and the chicks need to part ways. How do you know when?