Thy Neighbor’s Homesteading Stuff

Is that a commandment?  Thou shalt not covet thy roommate’s homesteading stuff? These things were his mother’s.  I wonder if she used them or if they were a collection or if someone in her family once used them.  I’ll have to ask David.  But they are a fabulous assortment of things that fuel me to get back on the land. There are magnificent canners in the garage and handmade crafts scattered throughout the home.  I cannot wait to start using homesteading items again in my soon-to-be wishing-it-into reality homestead! Continue reading Thy Neighbor’s Homesteading Stuff

Crazy about Cast Iron

There are several inches of beautiful laden snow already and the large flakes are still coming down.  I would like to put the Christmas tree back up, but Doug said no.  It is ethereal outdoors.  Here is a quick breakfast for you to throw together and put in the oven.  Then come back and finish reading my blog. Crack 6 farm fresh eggs into a mixing bowl and add a splash of goat’s milk. Then add any vegetables, cheeses, leftover anythings that would seem great in a fritatta and lots of herbs.  Whisk together with 3 T of flour.  Pour into a … Continue reading Crazy about Cast Iron