Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Shearing Angora Goats

Abundance Farms had a brand new experience this Fall! SHEARING! Ok, some of you are thinking “uhmmm…you sheared a few goats this Spring, didn’t you?”…well…yes! And we hated it! So, we hired a shearer from Homestead Heritage to come and tend our goat fuzz.

Over the course of two days, our goat herd transformed from majestic, huge, fuzzy, gorgeous goats to…. [Read More---> ]

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Autumn Giveaway!


We’re joined by the hosts from The Creative Home & Garden Hop this week to bring you this awesome

Autumn Giveaway!

Alison @ Mumtopia

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions

Mary @ Back to the Basics and Mary’s Kitchen

Me @ Little Homestead on the Hill


Stop by and enter for your chance to win on one of these blogs, or on The Self Sufficient HomeAcre!

Black Beaty Zucchini from Mary's Heirloom Seeds


Black Beauty Zucchini – Mary’s Heirloom Seeds

Mary’s Heirloom Seeds sponsored a review and giveaway on my blog this spring and I’ve been reaping the benefits all summer long! I’ve already shared reviews on Pink Oxheart Tomatoes, Royalty Purple Podded Beans, and 5 Color Silverbeet Swiss Chard! Well, it’s about time I shared another great heirloom veggie, Black Beauty Zucchini!

Visit my post at The Self Sufficient HomeAcre to read more!

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

An Anniversary Gift to Remember...

Some girls want bling on their anniversary. You know, diamonds... rubies... emeralds. Some want to go away for the weekend or out for a nice dinner. Don't get me wrong, I like the fancies, too. But, the gift Sean and I shared his year was (to me) much better than all those things...
Come on over to Lally Broch Farm for a visit. I'll put the tea on.

Sonja ♥

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Some Labor Day facts

Do you know the history behind Labor Day?  Not many people do.  Here are a few fun facts for ya!



Happy Homesteading!

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