Eggshells & Some Seed Updates

| March 12, 2016

One of the most valuable things that our chickens provide us with are eggshells. We use a coffee grinder to crush our eggshells into a very fine powder and use it as a calcium supplement for the chickens. So the eggshells are essentially just going in one large circle from egg to powder to egg […]

Fresh Herbs by the Kitchen

| December 1, 2012

A couple of weeks ago we decided to construct a couple of raised herb beds that we are planning to dedicate to only growing herbs. I have been looking forward to doing this for a long time and am excited for spring to get here so that I can plant the herb seeds I bought […]

Chickweed As An Herb

| March 26, 2012

We have a weed growing next to our deck, on the north side of our house. Actually, the weed is growing all over the place…but it’s most prevalent in that spot. It has completely covered the ground along the deck. I was curious was it was, and found out that it is called chickweed! I […]