Roots & Seeds!

Roots & Seeds!

Are you gathering roots and seeds? Now’s the time! We’ve been saving seeds from our garden; squash, loofa gourd, tomato, tomatillo, mullein, comfrey, and more! We can save seeds from our garden because we plant heirloom varieties.  Each year we have...
Keko – My warrior!

Keko – My warrior!

We have a multitude of dogs on this farm.  Some protect our critters, some protect my family and myself and some do both.  However we have a few *ahem* older dogs who really need to retire…even if they don’t think so! Adding a new working dog is a bit more...
It’s SOAP time!

It’s SOAP time!

Soaps will be on sale again Tuesday September 8th at 8:00 am EST! They are just about ready! I made a little more than I planned – about 300 bars! Let’s talk about what will be available and what won’t! It’s fall and I like to make soap that...
How to Water Glass Eggs!

How to Water Glass Eggs!

I did a post previously on freezing eggs.  But what if you don’t have freezer space, or if your power goes out? Or a myriad of other reasons not to freeze your eggs?  Easy peasy! Water glass them! Water glassing eggs has been done since pioneer days.  It’s...
Make This if Your Garden is Winding Down!

Make This if Your Garden is Winding Down!

The weather has turned a bit here in Tennessee.  The Summer Garden is winding down and it’s time to start pulling spent plants and plants we just don’t want anymore (can anyone say zucchini?) and begin planting for a fall garden. Think, greens, brassicas,...