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makingofahomehomestead on InstgramIt’s going to be in the upper 50’s on Saturday!🙌🏻 Celebrate this warmth at our Earth Day Workshop this Saturday 🌎🌿 It is going to be an absolute blast! Register today!A glimpse of the beautiful, new Angelic Organics Lodge on the blog today! (Link in profile.) @angelicorganicslearningcenter @soulsojourner #angelicorganics #farmlife #welovegoats #locallysourcedWe had a beyond amazing afternoon at @angelicorganicslearningcenter today! More to come soon on the blog. ☺️🐐🌿💛When you are driving back from Florida and find yourself in the gorgeous mountain town of Asheville, North Carolina and you feel you have found your way home 💚You know you are a true nerd when you drink wine at a fancy restaurant while wearing Harry Potter scarves and bangles ✨🤓📚 #harrypotterworld #wearewizards #readingrocks #beyourselfIt wouldn’t be the Easter season without making fuasa (Italian Easter bread) 🌼 (Recipe in link in profile.) #fuasa #italianeasterbread #homestead #italianhomestead #homemadebread #homemadebakeryHappy Spring! (a day late 😉) 🌸 We decided to celebrate spring with a gorgeous smoothie this morning. Ingredients: homemade strawberry kombucha, spinach, coconut, clementine, kiwi, apple and blueberries. #smoothietime #letfoodbethymedicine #spring #homeschoolbreakfast #homeschoolingmomHad a blast celebrating Pi(e) Day at the Puri Family YMCA today! 💚 #mathisfun #homeschoolingadventures #rockfordrocks #rockriverymcaI am getting pretty stoked about tomorrow 👊🏻 #mathisfun #homeschoolingadventures #piday2018 #rockriverymca #ilovemyjob
Tag Archives: fresh
We Fagans LOVE us some biscuits! And the only thing better than a biscuit is when we can load it up with fresh garden goodness and therefore call it “healthy” 🙂 My girls and I loved how these lil’ dumplings … Continue reading
After finding my family’s old ice cream maker in my dad’s basement a few weeks back, I decided it was time to test it out again after over 25 years. The ice cream maker still worked great, and I was … Continue reading
Thoughts from yesterday: I am sitting outside of my northern Illinois home, in a tank top and shorts. Sweat trickles down my back and my hands ache from the garden work I have done. It is just 11:30 am. In … Continue reading
One of my favorite times of the year arrived this week! In the wee hours of Monday morning, we began pouring over our 2017 seed catalog (We order our seeds and transplants from The Seed Savers Exchange, based in Iowa.) and … Continue reading
It seems that at each turn of the season I feel the need to start anew. I think this has become even more of a necessity now that I stay home and homeschool my girls. Because our home is where … Continue reading
Last Sunday, we gathered with friends in our late summer garden for some fermentation fun. My husband (and his trusty brewmaster side kick) concocted a nice autumnal nut brown ale, while I worked with some of the other littles on … Continue reading