Dry shampoo is all the rage right now. It not only helps you get out the door looking fab, but it’s good for you as well. Traditional shampoos are really harsh on hair. So what’s a girl (or guy) to do? Use dry shampoo to lengthen out the time between “regular” shampooing!
Looking for a little spice in your kitchen? Look no further than this Indian Chicken Curry recipe. This is a mouth-watering recipe that is sure to please. You can see the in-depth version of the recipe (as well as the tutorial for making homemade masala) you can find that here.
I was getting goats. So exciting! I worried about a lot of things when I started the process, peppering a friend with hundreds of questions about raising goats, but milking the goats was never something I worried too much about. I had milked the big plastic cow at StoryLand and the county fair numerous times. How much harder could it… Read More
Think timing your garden schedule correctly, keeping livestock in check, and making all your meals from scratch is a little challenging? Try doing it with kids! Homesteading with children is a wonderful mixture of insanity and satisfaction. It is worth it? Absolutely! Let me share some pearls of wisdom.. Remember, you can join us LIVE on our Facebook Page, Thursdays… Read More
Regardless of whether you garden indoors or out, you should be composting. All plants benefit from compost. It can seem overwhelming, but I’m going to simplify the process for you. You’ve got your greens, you’ve got your browns, you’ve got your bin, and you’ve got compost. That’s all it takes. Let me help you find the right greens, browns, and… Read More
Mud on the homestead. It’s a real thing. Learn how to deal with mud in regards to your livestock, your gardens, and even your floors! Also, a bit about my latest crafts and why you’ll want to start felting your wool products in the dryer. It’s so much easier. Remember, you can join us LIVE on our Facebook Page, Thursdays at… Read More
It’s not a myth. Chickens being the gateway livestock is the truth. Hear how it all began for me and share your story in the comments below. As homesteaders, we’re a crazy bunch, but at least we have each other. Remember, you can join us LIVE on our Facebook Page, Thursdays at noon (Eastern Standard Time). Backyard Chickens, Supportive… Read More
I’m going to be real with you. I *wanted* to create a super professional trailer for my Homestead Thursdays series (starting this Thursday on our Facebook Page, live at noon EST). That didn’t pan out. My husband felt he could do it better. Check out his trailer and hang on until the end to see *why* I was having so much… Read More
If this is your first time going through the process of breeding and kidding with your goats, this guide will take you from start to finish. Be sure to check out our new calculator in part one which will calculate your Nigerian Dwarf’s kidding date. See Part 1: Getting Your Goat Bred, Estimating Due Date & Early Gestation Care Late… Read More
♫ It’s the most wonderful time of the year. ♪ Kidding time! For many goat owners, they don’t know exactly what to expect when their goat is expecting. We’re going to quickly start at hey, I think I’m ready to get my doe bred and end with the big day. This is not an intensive, detailed, blow-by-blow post but I… Read More