Category Archives for "The Homestead"
We live in a society that tells us nothing in life is free. And while most of the time that may seem true, we believe the best things in life are usually free. God our creator made innumerable amounts of creations to bless us. The Human body for example is absolutely amazing! It heals itself, […]Continue reading
I wanted to bring the subject of chickens and eggs to the table today. 100 years ago chickens were grown by almost every household, city and country alike. The urban homesteading movement is on the rise along with backyard chickens. So many families are realizing backyard chickens are easy to keep and provide much healthier eggs. […]Continue reading
I am not a winter person, I despise the cold. My mood, my body, every-part of me struggles during the winter. Today it’s 25° outside, but its 65° inside the greenhouse. I go there several times a day to feel a bit of spring. I got to thinking as I was standing in the greenhouse […]Continue reading
Winter Greenhouse Growing Aquaponics in January The middle of the day in January its 50° inside and 20° outside. The night-time temperatures have been below freezing or below zero through the night for several weeks. Check out our newly sprouted seedlings that are surviving through these temperatures! That’s a red leaf lettuce in the middle […]Continue reading