Welcome to The Elliott Homestead. A blog that encompasses so many of the things that I desperately love – my bearded husband Stuart, our quiver of children, rustic farm food inspired by what we grow, and life on the farm.
On The Farm
There are many things I didn’t know how to do as a farmer before the situation was upon me. Lambing, for example. Do you know how many lambings I’d played midwife to prior to owning a sheep that was lambing? Zero. Definitely learned that one on the fly. Same goes for our breeding Old Spots
On The Table
I’m not sure when I became an adult. It could’ve been college (no, that definitely wasn’t it)… or perhaps our first child (probably wasn’t that either)… more than likely it was the fourth child and the weight of responsibility that has come in caring for these little gangsters since then. That’s a lot of responsibility,
Dreams & Ponderings…
Remember my kids? The little ones who birth stories you read here, and here, and here. And here (almost forgot about that last one). Well, they are now giants that are taking over my planet. I just thought you should know. People say they’ll grow up and, of course, they do. But I can’t figure out
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