Month: January 2016

Posted in Gluten Free In my kitchen recipes

Eating Quinoa – Avocado Quinoa Salad

5 years ago we really took a jump on changing how we eat. We had already taken all of the…

Posted in Homestead homesteading Quail

Coturnix Quail at our homestead

Coturnix quail are extremely easy to raise for both meat and eggs. They are full grown between 6-8 weeks. And…

Posted in homeschooling Just Being Family

Amateur Radio and NATO Alphabet

Griffen has been very excited to get involved with the communications team with our local Oath Keeper’s group. He just…

Posted in Goats homesteading

Welcoming New Baby Goats

Welcome to the first babies born on our homestead this year. Spicy Girl birthed 2 beautiful doelings this morning. They…

Posted in Breads & Desserts In my kitchen recipes Time to Create

Easy Boule Bread – A Family Favorite.

ea This is a GREAT recipe to make bread bowls as well!!! Divide the dough into 4 or 5 smaller…

Posted in Gardening Gluten Free In my kitchen recipes

Roasted Butternut Squash

Growing our own fruits and veggies is extremely important to our family. We always plant extra and a variety of…

Posted in budgeting Essential Oil Essential Oils homesteading laundry recipes

Homemade Laundry Sauce

We love making our own cleaning products. I save so much in this size household. We do have a 5…

Posted in homesteading Pigs

Weighing a pig with no scale

We have been using the following technique to  weigh our meat pigs. Measure around their heart girth… Easiest way to measure…

Posted in Digital Scrapbook Layouts Digital Scrapbooking

2015 Family layout

It has been a long time since I was able to sit down and scrapbook anything. I picked up a…

Posted in Breads & Desserts In my kitchen

Our Family GO-TO Buttery Biscuit Recipe

No Refrigerator Biscuits Here!!! Too many weird unpronounceable ingredients in those… and not to mention RED DYE! 🙁 *These biscuits…

Posted in Homestead homesteading Pigs

Piglets and Pig Raising

Purchase Piglet $150.00 and take it home with you. OR Purchase a piglet and have us raise it for you….

Posted in homesteading Just Being Family Kids Life in Farming

Welcome to 2016!

Welcome to 2016! And Happy 12th day of Christmas!!  This year on our homestead, we are working really hard to…