With the quickly approaching new year I am finding myself pondering what I want to accomplish this coming year. I have an endless list of possibilities but I am going to try and focus my efforts to a few important things for my family and farm. #1. Health In 2007, I was diagnosed with Thyroid… Read More Family and Farm goals for 2018
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
I wanted chickens as soon as we bought this property but with so much to do and so many pepper trees to cut down it seemed like we would never really get “The Farm” on Crawford Family Acres started. Then Easter came and a friend brought 5 Rhode Island Red chicks to our Easter party… Read More The Farm: Chickens
Well our beautiful new floors are going in upstairs! I love them! We wanted something incredibly durable and waterproof (hello dogs and child). After doing research on all different types of flooring we fell in love with the idea of vinyl click planks. Easy to install and will last a long time! They can even… Read More Vinyl Plank Floors!