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Meet the Escape Artists – Our Dairy Goats

We have been raising dairy goats for about 10 years now. I love the breed of Nubians. They are more…

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Have you met a Coturnix Quail? Great Mini Farm Animal

We have been raising Coturnix quail for about 10 years now. I love their eggs and their meat. Such a…

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From our Homestead – All About Calendula

Calendula is a plant. The flower is used to make medicine. Calendula flower is commonly used for wounds, rashes, infection,…

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From our Homestead – All About Tomatoes

Late spring in Northern Arizona is one of my favorite times of the year. It means that I can plant…

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From our Homestead – All About Tomatoes

Late spring in Northern Arizona is one of my favorite times of the year. It means that I can plant…

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You’re the STAR Blog Hop – April 20, 2020

Welcome to week#3 of the April 2020 “You’re the Star” Blog Hop! Before we continue onto the Linky party I wanted to…

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You’re the STAR Blog Hop – April 6, 2020

WELCOME to the April 2020 “You’re the Star” Blog Hop! Before we continue onto the Linky party I wanted to share from my…

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You’re the STAR Blog Hop – March 30, 2020

WELCOME to the March 2020 “You’re the Star” Blog Hop! Before we continue onto the Linky party I wanted to share from…

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Being Prepared – Creating Homemade Disinfectant Wipes

A quick and easy alternative to store-bought “clorox” disinfectant wipes – especially while there is a shortage.

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Being Prepared – Creating Homemade Baby Wipes

A quick and easy alternative to store-bought baby wipes – especially while there is a shortage. I have been making…

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Know your Eggs – Homesteading

On our little homestead, we have many different egg-laying animals. I would love to get an ostrich or an emu……

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Revisiting from 2019 – Seed storage and other tips to start your garden

Download the 2019 Yavapai County Planting Schedule Over the last 20 years, I have been able to streamline how we…

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Have you met a Coturnix Quail? Great Mini Farm Animal

Raising Coturnix Quail For centuries people all over the world have been raising Coturnix quail for their eggs and for…

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Preparing our garden beds

It’s that time of year again here in northern Arizona and we are getting our garden beds ready. It has…

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Starting our seedlings

I look outside this morning and see snow on the ground. Yet, it is time to plant my tomatoes and…