We have been so crazy busy. Doug’s sister is getting married on the farm…I’m officiating… We have been planting and cleaning up leftover construction from last year… No excuses… I’ll start with the new family addition….my granddaughter Wren … 💕 Then…the goats…turkey…ginnies and new chicks….loving it!!!. But busy The latest addition to the farm 💕…
? How do you keep up with EVERYTHING?
So I am feeling overwhelmed this season…. I can’t seem to balance time … My posts are suffering…. SUGGESTIONS please and thank you!!!!
2020 New Additions and Beginnings…
The last five years has just flown by….. We thought it would be much longer before we arrived this close to being fully off grid. Don’t let anyone tell you this journey is a piece of cake! There are SO many ups and downs, but, it is the most amazing feeling to walk out daily…
Just grabbed or first Nigerian Dwarfs twin boys.. The adventure begins!!!
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Looking forward to new beginnings and a fruitful year! Hope all is well with you and yours!
Read this today!!!! Had to share!
Zen☆Ren – CYT 500, Astrologer, Writer, Artist & Reiki Practitioner — Read on astroyogalove.com/
Some pics of our babies… fur, feathers…. and the occasional slime… lol!
Sunflower Micro-green Sprouting
What am I doing wrong??? They are supposed to look like this (not my photo)
Testing My Green Thumb
Wow! It’s 62 here in Central Illinois!!! On December 26th!!!! So I decided to test my green thumb and get my hands dirty. My in-laws were throwing their ferns out… a plant that hates my energy… anyway I let them die back so I could cut and separate. One I just cut and put in…
What’s on your plate??
Like to start a discussion on the odd growin’s and edible plants in your yard….can you name a few on my plate????
We started on a journey to off-gridding, self sufficiency and homesteading five years ago. Here we are just have received the new home…a tiny home only the shell was build and brought to our land. The house was delivered in the middle of May. We moved in-about 4 months ago. It’s been a challendge downsizing…still…
So much happening! Fill you in soon! But if you have sunflower seeds…omg!
Failed with navy beans…but sunflower seeds are so yummy!!! Next batch will be in dirt and I will post the process…this week! These were in a mason jar..works tho! I just want to get multiple crops. You have to plant in medium to cut and regrow.
DIY Great Northern Bean Sprouts
Soak beans overnight… I used too many beans.. changed the amount in instructions. 2 quart jar and 1/2 cup beans covered with water So day two… rinse (they have swollen I may have to split into 2 jars(that is why I say only 1/2 cup beans in a 2 quart container)) Then drain let hang…
Just Us….Doug And Liz
Hey y’all!!! Thanks for taking a look!!! We are slowly getting things setup on this CRAZY blog thingy…LOL!!!!! Stay tuned!!