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Happy New Year! Week 52 2017

Happy New Year!! With the weather turning even colder, we decided we needed to make a better shelter for Ollie. Of course, he was there supervising and making sure it was built to his approval. The bunnies are now 7 … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas! Week 51 2017

Miley was dreaming of a white Christmas, so we worked a little magic and made some snow happen! Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas!!

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A Strange Food, Cheese Ball Recipe, Getting Ready For Christmas and More! Week 50 2017

So much to do to get ready for Christmas… so little time… and what little time I have I procrastinate. Brooke brought home something very weird, but interesting for us to try… sure didn’t look edible to us! We finished … Continue reading

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298 Bags of Leaves, Making Gingerbread Houses, Cute Bunnies and More! Week 48 2017

We brought some of our bunnies inside to clean their back ends because they had poop stuck to them. Nothing serious, we’ve been feeding them too many pellets and need to give more hay instead. While they were in, we … Continue reading

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Preparing the Garden for Winter, Free Loading Chickens and More! Week 47 2017

I originally had plans to make tomato sauce out of the last of the tomatoes and get it canned. Plans got changed, so I didn’t get the sauce made… but it wasn’t all bad because we ended up finding not … Continue reading

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Covering the Garden With Leaves and More! Week 46 2017

A pitchfork needle in the haystack… chores… unloading a big load of leaves… and Christmas at the park… it was a busy yet fun day on the homestead! We’re gathering as many bags of leaves as we can find so … Continue reading

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Halloween Fun, Preparing for Winter, and Winter Chores Are Short and Easy Now! Week 44

Since we down sized and rearranged our animals for winter, our chores are short and easy now. We made a few more preparations for winter and now have all the animals tucked in where they need to be. Fences are … Continue reading

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Canning With My New Carey Smart Canner, Our Growing Season Ends and More! Week 43

After our big freeze the other day we decided it was time to get the rabbits’ water set up for winter. Brooke found some heated water bottles and decided to try them out and see how well they work. We … Continue reading

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Why We Don’t Keep Many Animals In the Winter, How To Make Fermented Green Beans & More! Week 42

We had so many things we needed done but kept putting off… but today is the day we’re getting them DONE. One of you asked me to do a video on why we don’t like to keep a lot of … Continue reading

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How To Give Goats Copper Bolus, An Afternoon of Painting and More! Week 41

An unexpected storm almost hindered our plans to get our pool put away but we managed to get it done anyway, even though we really would have loved to put it off for another day. Giving my goats copper bolus … Continue reading

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