Wild-man, Gardener, Encourager, Homesteader, Lyricist, Deep Thinker, Papa, Humorist, Husband
July 16, 2016
OUR OLD GOAT HAD BABIES TODAY!
I say "old," but she's actually rather young. We just call her our old goat because she is no longer ours, but lives at the neighbors house. Their buck bred her, and the delivery date finall
GARDENING? - You May NEED to do THIS to THRIVE or Even CONTINUE
There are reasons that I do the things I do. Gardening is a very important move for us to ensure greater food security and independence. Sometimes, it becomes more difficult to garden, like them gover
TODAY I MADE A NEW FRIEND... maybe
Apparently it's a little more friendly than I originally thought. For a while now, a random cat has been appearing on our property at night and wreaking havoc. Thankfully, the Little-Peppers were able
7 Reasons I No Longer Believe in a Pretribulational Rapture - Reasons 1 - 4
I thought it may be a good time to share these. The further we get from the beginning, the closer we are to the end. That said, the end-times are coming, and one popular belief about is that there wil
We Have NEVER Caught One of These Creatures (WHAT SHOULD WE DO?)
Ummmmm.... I did NOT expect this! With all of the animals that we've encountered on our homestead and in the area, we've never caught one of these. Personally, I'm not ever sure what we should do with
SHOULD WE MOVE? SHOULD WE SELL THE HOMESTEAD?
At a time like this?.... It seems a number of homesteaders and other people are working on moving right about now. Of course everyone's situation is different, as is their point of view. In this video
AND SO THE RAMS CONTINUE TO GROW
Just look at them grow! These are Apocalypse, Jacob, and Thunderkill! They are some Jacob's Sheep rams that we born almost a year ago. So far, they've been growing at a rather impressive rate, and we
Foodies Bee Hive
THE BIGGEST MEAT BIRD WE'VE EVER GROWN!
Plus, we smoked a couple of them up! Last year was our first year that we ever tried growing our own meat chickens from chicks. The first time I picked up about 20 of them, and the second time about 1
EVER GROW YOUR OWN CAYENNE PEPPERS?
We sure love to! For years now, we've been growing our own peppers. One of the more common hot peppers for culinary and medicinal use is the cayenne. They can be fantastically productive and since the
ONE OF THE CRAZIEST DAYS I'VE EVER HAD
It seemed like a good idea at the time... Sometimes, I get these strange, strange ideas. Often, I let them die when they are only an idea, but not yesterday. I wanted to do a "Millennial Catch Cl