Follow us on YouTube HERE! We’re putting our bees to bed for the winter. Overwintering bees means…honey on the homestead! Check out our video here. We show you what beekeeping on the homestead looks like, plus, why we add a towel to the hive…Watch our Overwintering Bees video!
I’m a work from home Mom. Every stitch of our business is built right from within these walls. Blog posts are created while I’m lying in bed – books are written at my kitchen counter – emails are answered while I’m out in the garden. This life is our work and this cottage is our
It’s no secret… I’m not a sweets sweet person. I just don’t enjoy the taste of punch-you-in-the-face sugar. Sugar, in my opinion, doesn’t have FLAVOR. Just reaction. (Eats plain sugary dessert.) (Chews.) (Reactions: Wow! That’s sweet!) See what I mean? Natural sweeteners, such as honey or maple syrup or even dehydrated whole sugar cane, on
Oh, Rhubarb Chutney, you make my heart sing. Even though I didn’t grow up eating chutneys, I will admit that they’re a nostalgic food for me. Not for the memories of eating them, perhaps, but for the memories I hold watching Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstale cook them on River Cottage. It’s no secret that I’ve got a
Finally, this ‘ol homesteader can breath a sigh of relief! Dare I say… something went as planned? And considering the fact that nothing ever goes as planned, I’m counting this a big success. Huge. Gigantic. An incredibly large success. A delicious success, too. In fact, if it was up to me, I’d bathe in this