Winter is Coming and Homestead Life

Hello friends, hope everyone is doing excellent. In this blog, I'm going to go over what we have been up to over the last month. Our main concern is getting prepared for winter and the onslaught of snow. Stu has been working a top secret project, I can't tell you what it is yet. I … Continue reading Winter is Coming and Homestead Life

Getting Things Done

How's everyone doing? I'm so sorry for not posting more often, or consistent. I've been trying to find that happy medium between working, homestead projects, YouTube, and my blog. The mornings that my hubby wakes up before any other creature, is when I feel most inspired...weird. The hubby is working part time now, and I … Continue reading Getting Things Done

Raising Chicks Off Grid Without Electricity

When we lived on the grid, raising chicks was easy. Simply set up their brooder, food, water, and plug in the heat lamp. Easy right? Now that we're off the grid, we have to think of different ways to accomplish these "easy" things. We have a small solar system, and are always mindful of how … Continue reading Raising Chicks Off Grid Without Electricity

How Much Water Do You Have?

Hi there, me again. Well, Toni suckered me into doing another blog. Well, not really suckered but bribed me with Frozen Goodness, as some of you would say ice cream, and probably Starbucks. If you haven't guessed by now, yup it's Stuart. For over a year we have had to guess how much water we … Continue reading How Much Water Do You Have?

How to Make Kombucha and the Benefits

How is everyone doing today? How would you like to talk about kombucha? YUM! A refreshing, cold kombucha on a hot day, and you can make it yourself! AND it's healthy! Sounds like a win win to me. Although, I have not made any this year, I plan on it next year. In fact, last … Continue reading How to Make Kombucha and the Benefits

The Murphy Saga Continues

How is everyone doing today? Hope you're having an awesome weekend! In our blog titled "Bad News on the Homestead", we told you about the streak of Murphy luck that we have had. Well......the saga continues after doing that blog. Murphy has not left us and keeps derailing us from moving forward with projects that … Continue reading The Murphy Saga Continues