Category Archives: Local Agriculture

Our Family’s Favorite Pies

Welcome to the April 2013 Carnival of Natural Parenting: Family Recipes This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Code Name: Mama and Hobo Mama. This month our participants are sharing their recipes, … Continue reading

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Goat’s Milk? Really??? A Response to WAPF’s Claim that Homemade Formula is Better Than Breast Milk

In the past week I’ve been reading a lot about the controversy over the Weston A. Price Foundation’s claim that their homemade formula recipe is of better nutritional quality than the breast milk of a mother who doesn’t follow their … Continue reading

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Visiting Wilbur ~ Wordless Wednesday with Linky

“I found some money! Can we go visit Wilbur?” In Joshua’s world, the sole purpose of money is to buy grain to feed animals. Even though his grandparents would be happy to give him grain for free, we still bring … Continue reading

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America Without A Barn? ~ Wordless Wednesday with Linky

This is the dairy and hay barn on the farm where my mom grew up. My grandma and uncle’s family still live there, though it’s no longer an operational dairy. They’re now running a horse farm. We got a chance … Continue reading

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Apple Picking on Columbus Day

It’s nearing the end of apple season, so Joshua and I ventured out to pick while we still can on my day off of school. I’ve been thinking of experimenting with slow cooker applesauce, so I was looking for a … Continue reading

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