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Homestead Blog Hop

Homestead Blog Hop 272

Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! Homestead Blog Hop will take place every Wednesday and is for all things homesteading: real food recipes, farm animals, crafts, DIY, how-to’s, gardening, anything from-scratch, natural home/health, self-sufficiency, self-reliance, natural remedies, essential oils,…

Homestead Blog Hop

Homestead Blog Hop 269

Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! Homestead Blog Hop will take place every Wednesday and is for all things homesteading: real food recipes, farm animals, crafts, DIY, how-to’s, gardening, anything from-scratch, natural home/health, self-sufficiency, self-reliance, natural remedies, essential oils,…

We Sow We Grow

Give to We Sow We Grow Project This #GivingTuesday

We’re switching things up around these parts for a bit, and talking about the farm again. Giving Tuesday is today and in partnership with We Sow We Grow, the non-profit community gardening initiative that my husband and I run…

Homestead Blog Hop

Homestead Blog Hop

Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! Homestead Blog Hop will take place every Wednesday and is for all things homesteading: real food recipes, farm animals, crafts, DIY, how-to’s, gardening, anything from-scratch, natural home/health, self-sufficiency, self-reliance, natural remedies, essential oils,…

How to Keep Your Chicken Water from Freezing

It seems to be a no-duh sentiment, but when you live in a place like Chicago, keeping the water for your chickens and other livestock from freezing can be a study in patience. Here are some ideas and suggestions…