Farm · Life

Keeping Chickens on Rotating Pasture in Winter?

Keeping our chickens and ducks on fresh pasture during this very wet winter has been quite a challenge. The story of this terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day does have a happy ending, so bear with me. Our mobile coop requires a vehicle to tow it, and soppy pasture is not exactly conducive to driving… Continue reading Keeping Chickens on Rotating Pasture in Winter?

DIY · Essential Oils · Recipes

Homemade Toothpaste

Around here, we don’t use very many purchased hygiene products.  There are some items that we simply “opt-out” of using all together, others that we replace with a single ingredient product (i.e. coconut oil for dry skin), and a select few that we still purchase for one reason or another. What? We don’t make everything ourselves?!… Continue reading Homemade Toothpaste