Monthly Archives: November 2010

A Great Educational Resource

There are many resources available for home-schoolers, public educators, and especially for parents. We watch our kids carefully on the internet, and many social forums are not so good. There is one site that I would recommend, both for adults … Continue reading

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Photo Editing Equipment

I love photography, and I love making art with my photographs! I don’t have a lot of extra money sitting around the homestead, though, so I decided about a year ago to download a free program called GIMP to do … Continue reading

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Illness on the Homestead

It’s bound to happen eventually. You are going along, minding your own business, living as healthfully as you can, and that nasty bug bites you, leaving you miserable or totally bed-ridden with chores and other homestead responsibilities still having to … Continue reading

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The Best Medicine

My family is sick. Halloween candy has done it’s work on my normally healthy loved ones, and illness has raised it’s ugly head. I am so very thankful I am prepared for this very thing with a medicine better than … Continue reading

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Fire

I enjoy photography, the way I can capture a moment in time and work with it until the feel of that time stands out so that I can share it with others. It is said that a picture is worth … Continue reading

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Farm Diet: Week 2

Ahhhh, another week closer to all that great holiday food! This week I’m going to give you some diet help that most people wold scoff at in this country, but it works. These are mostly things we add to our … Continue reading

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Building a Milk Stand

Yesterday my boys helped me build a larger milk stand for our new Alpine goat. She is much taller and longer that the nigerian dwarfs, so we really needed another stand.  Here, the boys are helping nail down the deck … Continue reading

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