Scoby Delight!

I am now onto my first big batch of kombucha. For those of you who are unfamiliar, kombucha is a probiotic tea made from healthy yeast and bacteria. It’s similar to having a sour dough starter on stand by. This delicious beverage can be made in endless ways and flavors. My first batch was started…

Loafing Around

2019 kind of caught me on the wrong foot to begin with. I really had to sit down and evaluate what was going to be the turning point for me this year. My word for this year is consistency. I thrive on the routine, and I am really starting to get back into the swing…

Doctor Pop and Tat

This week I visited the chiropractor for the first time, ever! I’m usually pretty good about stretching and popping my own body as well as doing self massage when I really feel beat up by the homestead. This time was different, this was a serious case of a crippling back ache that I just could…

The Benefits of wood ash on the homestead

Each morning I wake up to the rooster demanding breakfast and fresh water for his girls. This call stirs the house as the dogs begin to shake their tired joints and loosen there bones in a whole hearted stretch across the living room rug. The wood stove still radiates a slight amount of heat as…