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Azure Standard: Is it worth the grocery savings?

I’ve never been a coupon person. It’s not that I don’t love to save money (hello thrift stores!), it’s just that I hate the idea of scrimping and saving on…

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Removing Goat Horns naturally with Clove Oil

Can you actually stop horn growth with clove oil? That was the question I had when my friend Angela from Parisienne Farmgirl shared this new research with me.  It seemed impossible….

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RECIPE | Jicama Slaw

What do you do when you’ve got cabbage haters in the house? You make jicama slaw, that’s what! I feel like jicama is that forgotten introvert friend who quietly sits on…

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Goat Butter: Making Butter with Goat’s Milk

Making homemade goat butter may seem impossible… But, friend, I’m here to show you how it’s done. Because I love you. And because I love butter. Goat butter, that is….

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Convert your Pool into a Natural Swimming Pool (with hydrogen peroxide)

When I suggested we build a natural swimming pool and Kevin came home with an above ground pool… Let’s just say I wasn’t in the best of mood. Here I was,…

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How much space do you need to raise goats?

“Can I have a goat in my apartment?”… Is, believe it or not, one of the most common questions I get asked. The answer? Um, probably not, unless by ‘apartment’,…

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How to Build a Greenhouse! {everything you need to get started}

Ready to learn how to build a greenhouse? While greenhouses were once only used by commercial farmers, they are now a common sight in backyards and gardens around the world. This is…

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VIDEO | Spring 2016 Backyard Farm Tour

Life on our little backyard farm… Man, I love it.  I love this little farm so much I want to marry it. Poop n’ all. You gotta make sacrifices in marriage….

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Planning Your Garden: The Best Vegetables For Full Sun, Partial Sun and Shade

I truly believe that half the battle in gardening is… choosing the correct location for your fruits and veggies. For years I just planted wherever and prayed things would survive….

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How to Build a Chicken Tractor

So you want to raise chickens for meat? Good for you! Home-raised chicken meat is amazing, and truly a different food that what you purchase at the store. I guarantee that…