Acres, Chickens, Crawford, diy, Farm, Farmhouse, recipe, Uncategorized, whitewash

How to Whitewash a Chicken Coop

When I used to hear the word “whitewash” I would think of watered-down white paint (which I love also!).  Now, I think of an amazing way to coat a chicken coop and add mild antibiotic/mite protection as well. The whitewashing technique I’m referring to is using hydrated lime. This coats the inside of the chicken… Read More How to Whitewash a Chicken Coop

Acres, Crawford, Farm, Farmhouse, Kitchen, Renovation, sink, Uncategorized

Stainless Farmhouse Sink, the Centerpiece of the Kitchen

Well, I think it’s about time I introduce the centerpiece of my kitchen. I told my husband that I didn’t care what else was in the kitchen as long as I had THIS sink. The Kohler Vault Apron-Front stainless steel sink. If I wasn’t already in love with my husband and family, I would say… Read More Stainless Farmhouse Sink, the Centerpiece of the Kitchen

Acres, Crawford, Farm, Farmhouse, Land, Property, Renovation


Welcome to Crawford Acres! This home and property is our “diamond in the rough” and our future farmhouse. Join the fun (and get ideas!) as the Crawford family turns a practically gutted, run-down foreclosure into the beautiful Crawford Acres we dream of! Below are some exterior BEFORE pictures…yes the house really started out that bad!… Read More Welcome!