Tag Archives: teaching

Natural Or Frustrated… “Common Sense” Homesteading

I have sucked at blogging in 2015. Now its 2016 and I was cleaning the barn thinking about why. You know why I have been so bad at it? It is because I want to help people and I was … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Homesteading | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Prioritizing for the New Year

It is January 1st. today! Can you believe we have entered 2014?! I mean, we made it through 2012, which was pretty amazing since the world was supposed to end, but then some thought it was just on a delayed … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Homesteading, Saving Money on the Homestead | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Workin’ Bees

A friend is teaching me how to work bees. It is extremely fascinating, and I took some pictures to help me remember what we were doing. I am also doing homework, and more than ever wanting our own set of … Continue reading

Posted in Homesteading | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Fixin’ Chicken

Tonight I prepared the chickens we processed earlier in the week for Sunday meals. It was bittersweet in some ways. Zombie chicken faced his second death, and this time didn’t rise. It was also the boys first time being present … Continue reading

Posted in Chickens, Family, Homesteading | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Of Voles and Soft Hearts

I was doing yard and garden work yesterday, cleaning the buck barn and getting another compost pile underway, and moving old compost into garden beds, when I found a bundle of straw and leaves. Fearing a hornet nest I tore … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Homeschool, Homesteading | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Jameson has a computer!

Our son finally got a computer! He has been trying to save for 2 years to buy one, but it’s hard to come up with that much money at 8 years old 🙂   Well, a friend found out about it … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments