Happy Homesteading

Hosted by Millie Johnson
Group active since Mon, Jan 28, 2013

This group is for anyone who homesteads or is just trying to live a more self sufficient lifestyle. Share your recipes and tips for the homestead.
My hubby and I live on a small farm have goats, horses, dogs, cats and soon, chickens. We garden and can. I am also trying my hand at cheesemaking !
We would love to hear your ideas for the homestead. Welcome ! Come sit a spell with us.


Bored !

By Millie Johnson - Saturday at 2:32 PM

I am bored silly and I miss my critters ! I have not been down to the barn since Tuesday. That has to be a record, lol. I'll be glad when I can go down to the barn, even if it's just to visit with the goats for a little...


Knee update

By Millie Johnson - Thursday at 4:45 AM

Surgery went great ! I won't be down for long. HUGS !


Coop Update

By Millie Johnson - Wednesday at 12:59 AM

Here is the door to the chicken coop after it got a lovely shade of blue. There's a layer of green under the blue that you can see through the brush strokes but the camera just isn't showing. All my girls are very happy with the makeover ! :)

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A pic of my milking machine !

By Millie Johnson - Tuesday at 10:08 PM

I can finally post a picture ! Yipee ! Take a looksee. :)

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No more cheese ???

By Millie Johnson - Monday, August 25 at 8:28 PM

My very last pot of cheese of the season and it did not coagulate ! 48 hours and it was still like clumpy pudding. I have had a few batches not do well and I have changed everything but the rennet. I got to thinking, it is old. I sure...