Homesteading Blog Love #11 :: Faulk Farmstead

Homesteading Blog Love #11

I have come to a revelation.  One that I am sure many of you already are aware of. Spring on the homestead?  Absolutely freakin’ nuts!  The babies, the garden, the CHAOS!  As stressed as it has made me lately, I really do love every minute of it.  Well, at least I do for this moment.Read more

Simple Gosling Brooder and Pen - A Homestead DIY! :: Faulk Farmstead

Simple Gosling Brooder and Pen

So there’s this thing about goslings that I wasn’t COMPLETELY prepared for.  They grow REALLY fast.   But I’ll be honest with you – I was told this ahead of time.  I was!  I just didn’t quite imagine it to this extent!  Olive has over doubled in size and is already growing out of herRead more

Taking a Swing at Incubating Eggs (A Gosling is Born) :: Faulk Farmstead

Taking a Swing at Incubating Eggs (A Gosling is Born!)

Baby farmies.  A staple on the Spring farm. During our first year on the farm, we bought our share of chicks at the feed store or through a local Craigslist ad.   We picked them out, took them home, and plopped them in their cozy, lit-up home, with feed and water waiting for them.  EasyRead more

Wall Bottle Opener - A Homestead DIY :: Faulk Farmstead

Wall Bottle Opener – A Homestead DIY!

    Tired of rummaging through drawers looking for a bottle opener?  Frustrated because you need to open a bottle and only have one hand available because you are a) juggling a drippy scoby, b) carrying a basketful of eggs, or c) only have one clean hand?   Yes, I know.  Homesteader troubles.    Read more

Online E-Course Giveaway: Your Pathway to Mortgage-freedom! :: Faulk Farmstead

Online E-Course Giveaway: Your Pathway to Mortgage-freedom! **CLOSED**

  A big thank you to Tiny House Family for offering up this opportunity: This giveaway is for ONE seat in their upcoming online course – The Plan: Your Pathway to Mortgage-freedom.  You can learn more about the Tiny House Family on their blog, Facebook page or this post: Following Your Dreams of Living Debt Free. Read more

Pamper Yourself Giveaway!

Do you take the time to pamper yourself? Do you allow yourself a break from the day-to-day housework?  A chance to allow yourself to focus?  A moment to savor some relaxing homemade creams after a bubble bath?   Pampering is such a big part of self-care – and here at the Faulk Farmstead, we wantRead more