Recipes

Easy No Added Sugar Crockpot Applesauce

My family loves applesauce, snacks, side dish, breakfast, you name it we eat applesauce all the time. Applesauce is a relatively inexpensive thing to purchase, but if we can make something from scratch and know exactly what ingredients go into it and keep any kind of chemicals, preservatives, etc… out of our food, then we… Read More Easy No Added Sugar Crockpot Applesauce

Goats

Dosage Treats for Goats (for giving herbal supplements)

So you know how people say goats will eat anything? Well, that’s crap! Goats can actually be kind of picky, especially my goats it seems. We keep our goats as natural as possible which means we give them herbal supplements. Every Wednesday they get an herbal wormer (wormer Wednesdays, easy to remember). We buy our… Read More Dosage Treats for Goats (for giving herbal supplements)

Natural Solutions

Harvesting and Using Spruce Tips (who knew you could eat a tree?)

This year we are harvesting spruce tips and drying them for later use. Spruce tips are wonderfully high in vitamin C and can be made into a tea to use for chest congestion and an immune boost. Spruce also has antiseptic properties that can help with pneumonia, croup, and whopping cough. It has been used… Read More Harvesting and Using Spruce Tips (who knew you could eat a tree?)