HOA Meeting

Why in the world would we leave our HOA neighborhood in a suburb of Ft Worth, move on to 20 acres of Blackland Prairie in north central...

Available now!!

We have the following immediately available: * Roosters (10 to choose from, ages 9ish weeks to 5ish months). $8/each * Pullets (10ish to...

Progress--Not Perfection

52 Weeks of Homegrown and Handmade--week 11 We're gonna give this weekly update a different feel, since I'm 10 weeks behind!! My time,...

Provision

We live in North Central Texas. It is not unusual for us to get snow, and sub-freezing temps in the wintertime. Even into low teens is...

What is a CSA?

Recently, I posted on Facebook about starting a chicken CSA. Having moved here from the city, I assumed everyone knows what a CSA is. I...

Baby, It's Cold Outside!

A week ago, our temps were around 90. Yesterday, our high was 36. Texas weather, in the spring and fall, is crazy. Amazingly, despite...

Misadventures in Gardening

So, I have a black thumb, y'all. If it's not a desert plant that can survive droughts, floods, scorching heat, and snow, then I. Will....

Lessons Learned

I grew up in suburbia, born to a dad with a green thumb, and a mom with a black thumb. I inherited the black thumb. In fact, I did a...

Hooves on the ground!

Our fall 2019 kid crop is already 4-5 weeks old! Crazy how quickly time flies! We have 5 doelings and 1 buckling that we are keeping an...