Do you have the heart of a homesteader? I was talking to a friend a few days ago about Homesteading. During our conversation I told her she was a homesteader. What? She asked? I live in a town, how could I be a homesteader? Made me wonder are you a homesteader, and you don't know it? Maybe you just have the heart of a homesteader. Let's take a look. Homesteading From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Homesteading is a lifestyle of self-sufficiency. It is characterized by subsistence ... Read More about The Heart of a Homesteader
Greg Bullock February 10 at 8:36pm · Miraculously, Amy and I got our new flooring put in. It took us five times longer than it should and we wasted about half the wood. On the other hand, there were no emergency room visits and we are still married! I'm calling it a success. Valerie Looks great Rebecca I like the ... Read More about Greg’s view on the Family room floor.
If I've learned one thing about women (and I haven't), it's that they really love that movie “The Notebook.” It just so happens that not only have I been forced to watch that movie by my wife Amy, but we have also lived it. There are some subtle differences between the movie and our own lives. For example, neither one of us can remember anything. Also, instead of gliding through clouds of graceful swans in a boat, we stomp through mud in muck boots chased by chickens. I haven't rebuilt an ... Read More about Love and The Notebook from Greg’s view
So you are thinking about getting some chickens? I love mine, I mean really, really love them. There are some things you need to think about before getting chickens. Can you have chickens? First off is, can you legally have chickens where you live? Check with your county, city, and HOA. Many places will allow hens only and limit the number you can have. It's best to know your chicken laws before you get attached to those little fluff balls you bring home. Housing Then what kind of housing ... Read More about Thinking about adding Chickens?
Yikes! Here I am writing things to do in December! December is a tricky one, because there there is so much to do, I almost need a list of things to skip instead. I hope you have some cherished family traditions you get to do with your family. This time of year often leaves us feeling sentimental about where the time has gone, and what the future holds for our families. On to the fun. Bake some Christmas Cookies and decorate them together. Somehow we have made a tradition of making ... Read More about 5 Fun Things to do with your Family in December