While elderberry syrup is great for my kid’s health…the process is sticky and messy. Enter, Elderberry Gummies! No need for making extra dishes with all the spoons or cleaning up spills! Continue reading Homemade Elderberry Gummies
Last year I managed to take photos of *most* of the process of butchering a deer. Butchering doesn’t include the hanging, skinning, gutting, that’s all done before and I’m usually at home with the boys while he does that. Mac has expressed interest in helping with it this coming fall which is neat as he’s always had a healthy fear of large animals, even when they’re dead. Continue reading Butchering Deer: The Front Quarters and Backstraps
We jumped feet first into having a milking cow. I’m not even joking you there! Our first milking took two of us 45 minutes to get a gallon, because while the cow stood perfectly still and had a terrific udder … Continue reading Wish I knew before milking cow
I love me some crackers, but thanks to my frugal hippy self, I don’t love the additives, weird oils and packaging that comes along with them. My Auntie Barb to the rescue, lovely seedy crackers! Continue reading Raincoast Crisp Seedy Crackers <----Soaked+Whole Grain!
Stop mastitis in dairy animals before it starts with this all-natural homemade Dynamint udder cream! Continue reading Homemade Dynamint Udder Cream