From the dirt to our plate; the trials and realities of first-time farm ownership

Posts from the ‘Farm Living’ category

It all happens here on 25 Acres!

Dirt On My Plate’s Top 3 Shelf-Stable Chicken Treats!

On our 25 Acres, we like to treat our animals as we would treat ourselves. When it comes to snacks, shelf-stable goodies are where its at!…


Bel Air Incubation Project: Egg Collection

This week I caught a post on a local Facebook site looking for hatching eggs to use in a class project. I was overjoyed to see…


The Way We Think: Choose To Aspire

I can’t even begin to tell you how many times I’ve pondered life and how the way we think effects our lives. Life isn’t necessarily something…


Oven Roasted, Deli-Style Turkey Breast Lunch Meat

At the end of last summer, my husband and I put 3 beautiful homegrown turkeys into our freezer. One large goal was to come up with…


Community Chickens: The Black Chicken Poop Caper

After adding a good dose of wood ash to my chicken’s dust bathing area I received quite a shock. Not only do my birds like to…


Master Bathroom: A Cedar Closet & Hallway Conversion

I still remember the first time my husband and I walked down the hallway to view the bedrooms of our then prospective home. The storage space…