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hey gang. Sorry for my disappearance the last week or so. It’s been crazy up here in the Vizuete and Kaffenberger household with a teething baby (16 are all in. 430 more words

Just Another Day...

3 Ways to Reduce Your Food Bill, Increase Your Health, and Support a Self-Sufficient Lifestyle for the New Year

In today’s culture, we’re often told that healthy food is more expensive (think organic frozen pizzas at $10 each), that budgeting means sacrificing well-being (think no more date nights and boxed mac and cheese for every dinner), and that living a sustainable, self-sufficient lifestyle requires a bunch of fancy gadgets (think expensive fuel-efficient cars and solar panels). 747 more words

"Old McDonald had a Farm"

The Mr. has been working diligently on a chicken coop and it’s almost complete!

Ain’t she a beauty? I can’t wait for it to be done! 235 more words

Urban Homestead

Backyard Chickens

Chickens can be as happy in urban flocks as they can on the largest of farms

One of the most advantageous (and fun) hobby farming ventures you can take is creating a backyard flock. 368 more words

Backyard Chickens

Little Chicken Coop in the Snow Haiga

little chicken coop
in the snow, afternoon
without mail

Photo Matthew Morrow, haiku Miriam Sagan, Santa Fe’s Westside


September 24, 2015


I would say I skipped last week because it’s time for the fall slowdown, but that would be fibbing. I actually got lazy. Yes, the school year started and my schedule has been all over the place. 382 more words

September 9, 2015


Ah, the harvest. Tonight I brought in my one butternut squash, several large carrots, and a cup of fresh beans from the garden, and roasted them along with potato chunks in butter with rosemary and black pepper. 426 more words