gardening · Homestead

The Magic​ of Simple Gardening Indoors

    I asked my husband for a Tower Garden since I heard about these magical Jetson-like growing machines in mid-2017.  He insisted that we didn’t need one since we live on 50 acres, but I knew what a blessing it would be.  So, I casually mentioned (about 100 times) how beneficial it would be.  No…… Continue reading The Magic​ of Simple Gardening Indoors

chickens · family · Homestead · hunting

Country Life & Predators

We live on approximately 50 acres of land in the country with a creek running through the property.  We have trail cameras set up that have captured a bobcat, skunk, raccoons, and many coyotes.  There are a lot of predators here. Last year, we lost our entire guinea flock.  We aren’t sure how, but between the…… Continue reading Country Life & Predators

breakfast · chickens · family · healthy · Homestead · Instant Pot · Recipes

Instant Pot Success-Hard Boiled Eggs

My husband is concerned that I won’t use my new 6-1 Instant Pot, so I had to put her to use immediately. Recently, I boiled water with it.  Today, I actually made something edible!  I’m taking this slow.  I don’t want to start with a roast and waste the beef because I didn’t follow the steps…… Continue reading Instant Pot Success-Hard Boiled Eggs