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Little Brother Finds His Voice

Life can be tough for a little brother with two older sisters. Should go along with their play or invent his own?
It's hard being the youngest of three and being the only boy. My poor grandson has had to put up with being bossed around incessantly. When he was younger the… http://harroldcountryhome.ca/blog/little-brother-finds-his-voice/

From Free Range to Pasture

Our reasons for converting from a free ranging flock to a pastured flock.
We are converts from free-ranging chickens to pastured chickens. When we started keeping laying hens two years ago, we had at most 16 birds at a time and they wandered about our… http://harroldcountryhome.ca/blog/free-range-pasture/

Country Pets

Do chickens and toads make good pets?
I came back from holidays to find a grand-daughter I didn't recognize. Her face was swollen and bright red, almost purple. The poor girl’s eyes were tiny slits and blisters… http://harroldcountryhome.ca/blog/country-pets/

Grandma's Golf-cart Safari

Whatever age you are, nature is always full of wonders to discover.
Being home schooled by a mother who has a masters degree in environmental studies is really obvious. The three grandchildren on our homestead continue to amaze me. They recognize… http://harroldcountryhome.ca/blog/grandmas-golf-cart-safari/

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Little Brother Finds His Voice

Life can be tough for a little brother with two older sisters. Should go along with their play or invent his own?
It's hard being the youngest of three and being the only boy. My poor grandson has had to put up with being bossed around incessantly. When he was younger the… http://harroldcountryhome.ca/blog/little-brother-finds-his-voice/

From Free Range to Pasture

Our reasons for converting from a free ranging flock to a pastured flock.
We are converts from free-ranging chickens to pastured chickens. When we started keeping laying hens two years ago, we had at most 16 birds at a time and they wandered about our… http://harroldcountryhome.ca/blog/free-range-pasture/

Country Pets

Do chickens and toads make good pets?
I came back from holidays to find a grand-daughter I didn't recognize. Her face was swollen and bright red, almost purple. The poor girl’s eyes were tiny slits and blisters… http://harroldcountryhome.ca/blog/country-pets/

Grandma's Golf-cart Safari

Whatever age you are, nature is always full of wonders to discover.
Being home schooled by a mother who has a masters degree in environmental studies is really obvious. The three grandchildren on our homestead continue to amaze me. They recognize… http://harroldcountryhome.ca/blog/grandmas-golf-cart-safari/

A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body. Benjamin Franklin
Home is the nicest word there is. Laura Ingalls Wilder
If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere. Vincent Van Gogh