Category Archives: Homesteading

Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs

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Having celebrated the Spring Equinox just days ago, it only feels fitting to do a post about Spring activities. Today we ushered in Spring by decorating Easter Eggs with Natural, Homemade Easter Egg dye. This process is a bit more time consuming then the more conventional approach of store bought dyes, but the results are […]

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Welcome Winter

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I know, I know. It’s technically not Winter until December 21st, but we managed to accumulate a heck of a lot of snow over the past 24 hours around the homestead! The row covers on the Kale are – well – rows covered in snow now… I’m interested to see how the Kale is managing […]

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Spring has Sprung

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We’ve been so busy around the homestead these last few weeks! With a move just weeks before the baby comes, preparing for the home birth of baby Robert who’s due any day now and getting the garden all ready for the season, it seems like we’ve hardly had a spare moment. Tonight on this lovely […]

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Fabulous Fermented Foods

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 I first stumbled into the world of ferments when my youngest son had a host of digestive issues as a baby. After working with numerous naturopaths and doing countless hours of research, I was able to learn a mountain of information in a very short period of time about the traditional “superfood” of ferments. Traditionally […]

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