homestead, Uncategorized

Why I Dove In With Oils

I'm going to get straight to it. I made a list of stuff I wanted to get done this winter now that there's not as much to dos outside in the gardens and such.  On top of the list, for the second year in a row - sewing. Well, guess what.  I don't like sewing… Continue reading Why I Dove In With Oils

gardening, homestead, Uncategorized

Growing Garlic in Raised Beds (chicken proof)

As I was perusing Dave Ramsey quotes on Pinterest at 6am (obviously) I came across this: Rich people plan for the next 3 generations.  Poor people plan for Saturday night. Hmm.  That will get you thinking!  For me right now, it mostly brought up thoughts of the skills and lifestyle I'm slowly learning (a lot… Continue reading Growing Garlic in Raised Beds (chicken proof)

chickens, farmhouse, gardening, Uncategorized

DIY Raised Bed Garden/Chicken Coop Combo

Gardening season is upon us!  And honestly, after we finished building the house this past October I was so exhausted and just done that I planned on waiting until 2019 to do any big homestead, farmy projects like acquiring animals or gardening.  We can make our plans, but the Lord determines our steps {Proverbs 16:9},… Continue reading DIY Raised Bed Garden/Chicken Coop Combo