Homemade Powdered Laundry Soap RecipeI have been wanting to try this for quite some time, but I never saw a recipe that looked "right" to me. Also, I wanted a powder detergent and not a liquid (and most of the recipes I could find were for DIY liquid detergents).I saw this one earlier today and … Continue reading Homemade Powdered Laundry Soap Recipe
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=689171897792854&l=8151881223029143620 Remember that ad that says, "The best cheese comes from happy cows"? Here's a peek at the happy hens who lay the eggs you buy at Striving Acres!
I keep the eggs I use for my own personal kitchen baking on the counter (no more than a dozen at a time though as that seems to be about how many I use for baking in a two week period); I think my cakes and breads are fluffier when I use room temperature eggs. … Continue reading How to store fresh eggs (by Mother Earth News)
I dearly love digging around in the freezer to find one thing for dinner and finding something else that I thought I had already used. I think homemade chocolate chip cookies will go wonderfully with fried chicken and mashed potatoes and gravy for dinner!
Ladybird has wanted a lot of contact over the past three days...baby wearing to the rescue!!!
I love winter nights in the barn. The smell of the hay takes me straight back to my childhood. The cow and goats all nestled down for the night, and their warm breath fogs up the barn windows. The chickens gather together in groups of 2 & 3 in the nest boxes, and I love … Continue reading Winter nights in the barn