Category Archives: Self Sufficient Living
Its been so interesting to see the variety of eggs we are getting from our hens. This is a regular size egg, next to a very very large egg. We have 3 different hens that lay these enormous eggs. So … Continue reading
We had two dumptruck loads of horse manure delivered last week. Its somewhat mixed with bedding, and we will be spreading it over our fields, and using it our garden beds. All we had to pay was a bit of … Continue reading
We lost 3 chicks. Two over night on Saturday, and one last night. Not sure why, it just happens sometimes. Yesterday morning I woke up to pouring rain. I went out (at 5:30am!), to check on the chicks, since I … Continue reading
Went out and got the supplies I needed to finish getting ready for the chicks. I spent less than $65, which included the first bag of organic chick starter.
We sold our bathroom vanity/mirror/light set, and needed to uninstall it. That ended up being close to a 2 hour project, because of the way the installed it, plus the crazy plumbing. Then there was the rigged light. As you … Continue reading
My farm has a name as you can see. Now its on to actually getting some animals, a garden, an orchard, etc. This year will be a slower year, we are only going to get 50 hens, and work on … Continue reading