Coming Full Circle (aka how we came to kill our first animal on the farm)

Faulk Farmstead

DISCLAIMER:  This post does talk about butchering an animal – if this is not your thing, you’ve been warned…   So, from the beginning, my plan was to one day come to the point where I could source my food completely from my land.  But not just the “land” being my garden.  I’m talking realRead more

Why I am transitioning my family to a Traditional Foods way of eating…

When I started my journey towards self-sufficiency, I took a good look at the food we were putting into our bodies.  Trust me, I have definitely done my share of budget shopping, trying to save money for the family, telling myself that the sacrifices made will pay off in the end.   As I amRead more