Step aside pumpkin pie… Pumpkin butter is here. You MUST try this. The end. Just kidding! But seriously though, have you ever tried pumpkin butter before? I’ll be honest, before last year I had never heard of it. Which is just a terrible travesty. Because pumpkin butter is simply autumn in a jar straight from heaven. Not even exaggerating.
You know how much I love a good DIY project. Especially around the homestead. We built our own chicken coop out of recycled pallets and I’ve got a whole section of this blog dedicated to diy, after all! And when I started thinking about making our own chicken waterer and feeder, the thought did occur to me to make my… Keep Reading
Welcome to the third and final installment of my Preserving Pears series! If you missed the first two recipes (pear butter, dried pears) make sure to go check them out, they won’t disappoint! I was lucky enough to go pear picking with my sister-in-law and she mentioned her mom had a delicious spiced pear jam recipe. You know that this… Keep Reading
Welcome to week two of my Preserving Pears series. If you missed last week’s Pear Butter recipe, make sure you go check it out! It’s easy and delicious! With 30lbs of pears to process, I knew I wanted to do more then one thing with them. One of the easiest things in the world is to dehydrate fresh produce. You… Keep Reading
Let’s talk about dairy goats! We’re hoping planning on getting two small dairy goats next spring. In my ideal world it would be a Mini Nubian doe in milk and a doeling…but whatever we end up purchasing, they’ll need to eat! I mean, pretty basic animal husbandry – feed your animals, right? But what to feed them, is the question…. Keep Reading