Chickens are amazing creatures, and one of the exciting things about them is their variability. One of those variations comes in egg size
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Starting Over … Again?
A long time ago… in a place far far away… THE GREATHITES That is how all great stories start, right? In this case, it is not all that epic, but still at least mostly true. Almost 20 years ago now, we bought our house in New York and started our adventures in homesteading. About 3Continue reading “Starting Over … Again?”
Rainy days but lots of Graditude
We start with a rainy day but the truth is we have a lot to be grateful for, and I spend some time talking about what I believe is the most essential part of life.
The “Dreaded” To-Do List
There are always things that need to get done around here.
Where Are the Pigs
This week we had a few issues with the pigs, not what you might be thinking. Plus – Ticks the Chicken vs Guinea hens. We have been working hard to keep up with things, but life keeps getting in the way. We’ll get there. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Great-Hites-… INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/greathites/ Website: https://jeffreyhite.com/
So You Think You’re Ready to Homestead
We have a list of 5 things that we have experienced along the way, that you might not be expecting when you are planning for your homestead and we share them with you. This list is all things that have happened to us, they are all real events, we have more, but these were theContinue reading “So You Think You’re Ready to Homestead”
Like everyone else, we are dealing with snow this week. You’d think that folks from the Snowbelt would be better prepared. Not that we didn’t appreciate the snow, but there are some challenges we thought we’d left behind. If the meal I described at the end sounds good to you, here is where you canContinue reading “Snow Days”
Keep Moving Forward
I spend a few minutes giving you an update on how each of our animals is doing. Then Liam and I go out to repair that fence, cut up that tree that caused the fence problem, and start work on yet another project. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Great-Hites-… INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/greathites/ Website: https://jeffreyhite.com/
All About The Chickens
In second or maybe third, if you count the video about the pigs, video in this series, I talk about our chickens, why we have them, what our plans are and more. Where we have always bought all of our chicks: https://www.mcmurrayhatchery.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Great-Hites-… INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/greathites/ Website: https://jeffreyhite.com/
Greenhouse Build Part 1
Among other things, we got started on our greenhouse. lots of chaos as we get things done around the house, which all the extra turmoil of having a new family member. Kate and I did a little hunting and might have spotted some new wildlife in our woods. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Great-Hites-… INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/greathites/ Website: https://jeffreyhite.com/ LivingContinue reading “Greenhouse Build Part 1”