Category Archives: Homesteading

“Real Food” Pizza

So a friend of mine told me about this 100 Days of Real Food Challenge and I agreed to do it with her.  Now, those of you who know me, also know my mantra is, I’ll grow the food but … Continue reading

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Turkey Tails!

We’re not talking this kind of Turkey Tail… We’re talking this kind of Turkey Tail! I realize they both are wild in the woods and they both provide nutrition for our bodies,but these Turkey Tails are so much easier to … Continue reading

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Beaver Dams and LOTS of Rain!

With all this rain, I was beginning to get a little, okay, a lot worried about the pond on the property next to us.  The land belongs to friends of ours who live in CA and we’re supposed to be … Continue reading

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For the sake of family…

Spring is an incredibly busy time around this family and farm.  The kids are coming to the end of their school season- finals, performances, recitals, projects due.  And this year, two of my children are graduating – Michael from high … Continue reading

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Bee Season has Begun!

Well, my beekeeping friends, our season for beekeeping has begun here in the Piedmont area of GA. There are a couple of items you need to be watching for to insure a great season. Feed Your Bees! Be sure to … Continue reading

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21st Century Women Homesteaders

I’m often asked how I do it all here at the Lazy B.  If my husband is with me, they look at the two of us when posing the question.  I had someone say to both of us recently, “you … Continue reading

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We’re at 1000 “likes”!

I remember when I first started the Lazy B Farm page on Facebook.  It all sounded good and gave me an outlet to share what was going on with the day to day happenings.  I never thought people would seriously … Continue reading

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Ladies’ Homestead Gathering Retreat – Sunday!

To cap off our Ladies’ Homestead Retreat, we hiked the Tennessee Rock Trail on Black Rock Mountain. Here are those brave hearted ladies, who, though sleep deprived and still full from all the fabulous meals, decided to accomplish this last … Continue reading

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LHG Retreat – the rest of Saturday

Saturday afternoon, we had a special guest teacher – Patricia Kyritsi Howell of Botanologos/Wild Healing Herbs.  She arrived a little early and was brave enough to immerse herself in our fun-filled group by eating lunch with all of us. The … Continue reading

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LHG Retreat – First 1/2 of Saturday

Saturday morning dawned… Well, it was before dawn and it was dark and cold! These faithful, homestead-hearted women showed up for butchering class. My  “looks way too cute for this early in the morning” assistant, Christy, held the chicken in … Continue reading

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