The Raw Reality of the Last 10 Days (and being okay with it)

The joy of a Farm is it is ever changing. The challenge of a Farm is it is ever changing. The frustrations of a Farm is… yup, you guessed it. These last few weeks have been particularly challenging for a few reasons but I will throw the gauntlet of largest responsibility at the feet of…

DBF’s Top 5 Grows: #3 TOMATOES

We LOVE tomatoes. And our garden wouldn’t be OUR GARDEN if it didn’t have 2-3 entire beds (and our deck and various other locations) filled with their deep green, thick foliage and incredibly delicious fruits in a rainbow of colors. Tomatoes HAVE to be one of the most used veggies out there. It’s found in…

Quick Update: Lots happening ’round here!

Just a quick little update on things around the Farm and what is going on with the site(s) and products. First off, what has taken most of my time lately has been finishing off the garden and getting everything ready in terms of the outside property for this growing season. Any moment there is not…

Flock Prep: Chick Planning

Raising chickens for multiple purposes requires a few things: patience, planning and persistence. We have had chickens for egg production since moving to our small hobby farm in 2016 and while it is never easy, it is a great way to have animals on your land that help produce food for you and your family….

Chasing Dreams: What It Means To Really Do It

So real talk moment here: I know how lucky I am to be able to do what I am doing right now. In fact, a good amount of my daily motivations comes from the fact that I need to make sure that the privilege that I have right now does not go to waste… whether…