Crazy Night on the Homestead

Well, I'm one tired lady this morning. Yesterday evening, we noticed we were short a chicken. Something had gotten into the hoop coop and eaten it. Fox? Raccoon? We weren't sure. But I asked my husband to help me think through some solutions because we were so confident in our hoop coop build as being … Continue reading Crazy Night on the Homestead

Introducing Summer Workshop Series 2022!!!

Hey!! Take a listen to our latest podcast episode for some exciting homestead updates and the introduction to our Summer Workshop Series 2022!! Episode 7: Introducing our Summer Workshop Series 2022

Busy Boxes: Homestead Style

I've used some form or fashion of busy box/bag for my kiddos for years! But the older kiddos are beginning to weary of my playdough and flash cards. So, in addition to growing the content of the boxes to their ages and skill levels, I'm also putting together some other things for them to build … Continue reading Busy Boxes: Homestead Style

Homestead Update: Restless

I had forgotten what it's like to be pregnant and allergy-ridden through the spring/summer. I don't recommend it. I don't think I've been able to breathe freely without a foot digging into my ribcage or congestion and itchiness in at least 2 weeks. And trying to stay away from OTC allergy medications means I'm sticking … Continue reading Homestead Update: Restless

Limited Time: Gardening Management Notebook!

Hey! I'm super excited to share with you some of what I've been working on as the wintery weather continues to drag on. Take a look at our new Gardening Management Notebook! I am pleased to announce, for a limited time only, I will be offering our Gardening Management Notebook for FREE in our farm … Continue reading Limited Time: Gardening Management Notebook!

More Exciting News and a New Blog Post!

I have spent my extra time working on getting the new website up and running. I am pleased to announce that the Shaggy Maple Homestead shop is now LIVE! I have currently one (yes, you read that correctly) listing available for purchase, and that is our peppermint tea! It's fabulous if you haven't tried it … Continue reading More Exciting News and a New Blog Post!