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Egg Float Test

Our ladies are going through their first molt. So we're not getting nearly as many eggs as we were a few weeks ago which means our eggs sit on the counter longer than normal before we can accumulate a few dozen. 308 more words

Natural Parenting

18 Aug 2017

Another day on the homestead.

Got the feed trough in for the ponies. They like it, and so do I. Makes it easier on my back. 31 more words

Daily Updates

A Good Problem

A few years back when we were planning and building out the current pantry space we thought it would certainly be plenty big enough to store all our home-canned goods.  600 more words


100 Days of Growing Food

I recently came across Justin Rhodes’ channel on YouTube. After watching just one, I was hooked and binge watched for days. He introduced to me the concept of growing as much food as you can in just 100 days. 210 more words

100 Days

How To Dry Herbs & Spices

Do you grow fresh herbs in your garden or have some naturally growing in your backyard? You can easily preserve some of the extra herbs and have them on hand for use all year! 562 more words


Expert: North Korea's H-Bomb is 'Super-EMP' Weapon

by Paul Bedard

North Korea’s surprise detonation of a low-yield H-Bomb, dismissed as virtually irrelevant by some media experts, is exactly what others have been warning about: a potential Super-EMP weapons that could easily wipe out the electric grid, cars and electronics over a wide swath of the United States. 333 more words


Tractor tire types and their pros and cons for homesteading

Those new to tractors or considering a tractor for their homestead might be somewhat confused about the tire options available and the pros and cons of each. 888 more words