Image: Suat Eman / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Our real food journey began about 2 years ago. Although I had an interest in healthy food before that, I never put anything into practice and I was still one of those poor people whose definition of healthy eating was buying low-fat salad … [Read more...] about Our Adventure into Real Food
Dogs and carpet don't mix. In fact, country living and carpet don't mix either... Unfortunately for me, when we purchased our house, it had brand-new, white Berber carpet. Me, being the frugal person that I am, wouldn't dream of ripping out brand new carpet... So, here we are. Our dogs have a knack of finding and eating the nastiest things. I would bet we are pushing a world record on how many times I have cleaned up various forms of … [Read more...] about Frugal Homemade Carpet Cleaner
Really. It did. Back in 2008 when we purchased our homestead, we had no intentions of growing as many vegetables as possible, milking goats, or attempting to raise free-range eggs. Heck, at that point, we were still eating Cool Whip and "Pasteurized Processed Cheese Product".... We were just thrilled to find [Read more...] about It All Started with a Compost Pile….