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Reflecting on 9 Months of Homesteading

As we head into the 9th month of living in our home on Gabriola I want to reflect on the projects we have taken on, and think about what was a success and what failed utterly (thankfully not much). 1,299 more words


Deep Fried Chicken Bombs & Petit Jean Bacon Bowl Giveaway

One thing you have probably noticed about me by now is that I love to cook for family and friends.

When I start to cook my southern roots shine thru and thru.   682 more words


Taking stock - Litterally

So, a big part of August for us has been about keeping busy preserving food. Our dehydrator has been running non stop, mostly preparing vegetables for soup mixes, herbs for storage and tomatoes for dried tomato powder and pieces. 326 more words

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30 signs you're one of those crazy preppers | Rural Revolution

Here are the top 30 signs, should you ever be the subject of a nationwide manhunt, that you too will be considered a “Crazy Prepper on the Loose”: 525 more words

Police State

30 Aug 2014

Another week as ended here at the Robinson Homestead. I am getting where I can do more around here. I got to drive my old truck and boy it felt great. 56 more words


Weighing, Sexing, and Weaning Eight Week Old New Zealand Rabbit Kits

I made rabbit chili for dinner. It wasn’t all that pretty, but it sure tasted good. I think I need to tweak the recipe a bit before sharing, though. 641 more words


Another Step Towards My Dreams

Feeling really awesome now, at the end of my day! I am really getting a good feeling that my family is slowly working back towards the original dreams we had had when we made this move from living in town to living back in the woods. 294 more words