You Still Have To Fly The Plane!

You Still Have To Fly The Plane What? I thought that this blog was about homesteading? It is; you’ll see how that saying pertains. Two weeks ago we lived through that event which was officially classified as a tornado. We suffered much tree damage, which is good for the firewood gathering efforts, but not so […]

How To Deal With Tornadoes On The Homestead

Dealing With Tornadoes On The Homestead You’ve seen them on TV, or in our case on The Weather Channel dot com, since we don’t have a television. Kind of exciting, tornadoes are, from afar. That is, until you experience one first hand. Mostly in the mid-west, you’ll see video clips of these destructive twisters carrying […]

Mid-July Homestead Update

Mid-July Homestead Progress Update We’ve finally arrived at the mid-July point of the summer, which means that the garden is growing like crazy. But before I get to the vegetables, let’s talk about some of the other aspects of the homestead. The goats are doing terrifically. The two babies, which are not really babies anymore, […]