Choosing the Right Chicken

How do you pick the right chicken and the right set up for your chickens. All your pre-purchase questions answered.

The Tragedy of Lawns (why we don’t mow)

When we purchased the land five years ago we had moved from an area with fairly strict regulations on lawn care. In my previous life I had lived in a subdivision that prided itself on maintaining the facade of the cookie cutter perfection of 1950's suburbia. With competitions and prizes for "best kept lawns" and … Continue reading The Tragedy of Lawns (why we don’t mow)

I’m a Driver. I’m a Winner. Things are Gonna Change…I Can Feel it…

Why yes, i did just quote Beck's Loser. I can also sing the whole song through, with no background music. Cause i'm cool like that. It's not uncommon for me to fail at things, I fail at a lot of things, but these lyrics have always been my go to when trying to pump myself … Continue reading I’m a Driver. I’m a Winner. Things are Gonna Change…I Can Feel it…

The Joys of Milkweed

This year we officially passed a milestone we have been working towards the entire time we have owned the property. We have observed our very first Monarch caterpillar. Since purchasing the property we have been working to propagate pollinator friendly wildflowers, preferably native ones.  While a portion of this is due to our honeybees, the … Continue reading The Joys of Milkweed