Taking a break – NOT always what is needed…

Fourteen months.   That is precisely how long it has been since I sat down, collected my homestead-loving thoughts, and shared them with all of you. And as I look back, there has been a void in my life this past fourteen months. My life has been wonderful.  The homestead is doing fabulous, babies haveRead more

July's Jumbo Homesteading Giveaway :: Faulk Farmstead

July’s Jumbo Homesteading Giveaway

Starting in Spring, I REALLY begin feeling like homesteading is in full-swing.  Seeds being planted, baby farmies being born, and Summer preparations being made.  Yep, the hard work is starting! Although we are currently wrapping up our family vacation away from the homestead, thoughts of summer chores are definitely on my mind.  I am curiousRead more

Pacing & Prioritizing: Getting Through the Spring Upswing :: Faulk Farmstead

Pacing & Prioritizing: Getting Through the Spring Upswing

  Spring on the Faulk Farmstead has hit me like a ton of bricks. Confessedly, I spent the entire winter blogging away, dreaming about Spring entering in the form of lush gardens and baby farmies.   Well, Spring is here, and that is NOT what is happening, folks.   Can you say…. OVERWHELMED?   JustRead more

Big Berkey Water Purifier Giveaway! **CLOSED**

  I am pretty dang excited today!  Stoked, actually!  Can’t you tell??   I have wanted a Big Berkey water purifier for several years now.  It is the epitome of household water purifiers, you know.  And just look at it in it’s glory – all shiny and beautiful.  I still don’t have one, however….  I get toRead more

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