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Stories from the farm & our journey to a slower more intentional life

Our family, our animals, the wholesome food that fuels us, and everything in-between…

Cooking & Recipes

The perfect quick nutritious way to cook a whole chicken

After watching a video by the Bearded Butcher on Youtube, we decided to use our last frozen chicken to make a Mediterranean Style Spatchcock Chicken. …

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Cooking & Recipes

Lamb necks are a winner

A delicious way to cook lamb necks Not sure what to do with lamb necks? Here’s a really easy to prepare meal! I cringe at …

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Roasted Pasture Raised Chicken
Cooking & Recipes

Our favourite roast chicken recipe, EVER!

Our all time favourite roast chicken recipe Checkout this recipe, we haven’t been able to beat it yet! A year or so ago we discovered …

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Cooking & Recipes

From Tuscany to Braidwood…

Pesto is one of our family staples, and we are aiming this spring and summer, to make more than we buy.  Trent and I first …

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Pasture Raised

I don’t think vegetarians eat meat….

I can’t quite remember how long ago I stopped eating meat, but I remember why. I always struggled taking my well handled Angus steers to …

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Cooking & Recipes

Well into winter…

Just like that, Autumn was over and the Winter Solstice has passed. Our summer crops of eggplants, tomatoes and zucchini lasted well into Autumn until …

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Need help in choosing the right chickens?

Overwhelmed with all of the breed choices, not sure about what age chicken to get? 

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