Category Archives: Eco Friendly

Our Flock has Fully Matured

Today, we collected six eggs from our six hens for the first time. Now we can confirm that all six birds are laying. They were hatched on February 13th, so that makes the flock 22.5 weeks old. That last lady … Continue reading

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Raising Chickens – Ordering Chicks and Keeping Them Alive – Building a Brooder – DIY – Video

Christy and I have really started to pay attention to the food that we eat, not just to lose weight, but as a way to limit the chemicals, pesticides, and hormones that we put into our bodies. Out of that … Continue reading

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Removing Paint from Old Window Hardware – DIY

One of my least favorite things about owning an old house is the fact that, somewhere down the line, a lazy person painted over all of the hardware throughout the house. This includes doorknob escutcheons, window hardware, light switch plates, … Continue reading

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