January 22, 2019

My bff of all time, Angela, was so excited when we bought the farm. She was going to build a tiny house one day and live off the land. I think she'd be ok with me inserting a LOL or a smh emoji here. She came out the farm several times our first year (and since then, b...

January 22, 2019

One of our biggest learning experiences has been feeding our animals, especially our pigs. We have pigs in all areas of development in a climate with different seasons. All of these variables impact the needs of our pigs. Fortunately there is no shortage of specially f...

January 22, 2019

On the farm there is no way around death. As much as we try and keep our animals healthy, sometimes we lose them. While its never easy, we forget that some of our friends from the city have not experienced this and it can be a difficult reality. We were reminded of tha...

January 22, 2019

Lots of homesteads and small farms have no vaccination programs. We were part of that population. It didn't seem necessary given our small number of animals. This seemed to work for us, until it didn't. 

This spring we moved our sows and gilts to pasture. They had a gre...

November 21, 2018

We get so busy that we generally do most of our shopping online. If you're curious about our 'non-farm' necessities...have a peek.

For workouts:


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October 9, 2018

When I first found doTERRA I was a little confused at how to order, let alone how to sign up as a wholesale customer or a Wellness Advocate. Thankfully my doTERRA Wellness Advocate was super helpful and walked me through! But just in case it is confusing to you, here i...

October 9, 2018

Last year when I fell in love with doTERRA I knew I wanted to share it and make a business with doTERRA. I signed up as a Wellness Advocate (rather than just becoming a wholesale customer because I knew I wanted a business). Over the course of the last year I have gott...

September 3, 2018

We do A LOT of cooking from scratch here. Like any job, the right tools make it all the more enjoyable! Here are some of the ones we use the most frequently. 

For homemade salad dressings, smoothies, and protein powder shakes we use ball jars and blender balls. 

Some of...

June 14, 2018

Beer, chicken, and grilling are three of the best parts of summer. Put them all together for an easy and delicious dinner.

Ingredients:

whole chicken-thawed

salt/pepper

olive oil (or whatever oil you prefer)

1 12oz can of beer (we're a BUD LIGHT family so that's what we use...

June 3, 2018

We are always up for learning new things on the farm. So when a friend if G's asked if he could bring a hive out to the property we said YES!!!!! The bees have been happily living in their hive while creating honeycomb. Its really cool to watch and learn. 

Today while G...

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