February 26, 2020
Find out what happens when we add ducks to the homestead.
February 11, 2019
Our daughter learns the difficult truth that chickens don't make the best of pets.
November 10, 2018
The finale of raising turkeys for five months? The best Thanksgiving dinner ever!
October 23, 2018
Our adventure of raising turkeys from day-old chicks to Thanksgiving dinner.
September 6, 2018
Our 5 1/2 year old son likes to help out with chores around the house. We would be wise to take advantage of his eagerness and…
July 14, 2018
Dad's two-cents on what we do, why we do it, and what we may do in the future
May 9, 2018
We can't seem to get enough of chickens. The more the merrier! Oh, and have them lay colourful eggs too, please.
April 4, 2018
Happy hens are able to act as chickens, and as a result, produce eggs that are healthier for our consumption.
March 8, 2018
We made a first attempt at tapping, collecting, and boiling sap from our sugar maple trees. The end results were a delicious…
February 28, 2018
Conventionally grown, organic, greenhouse, field, heirloom... does it really make a difference how that tomato on your plate…
January 16, 2018
A fresh snowfall was an opportunity to observe some of habits of the more elusive wildlife that share our country home.
January 5, 2018
We've wanted bluebirds to use our nest boxes for years and finally discovered the reason (and the solution) for why they…