How to Handle Egg Overload

Modern chickens have been bred to ovulate like gangbusters. On average, an egg is produced every 26 hours when a hen is in her prime. When day-old chicks arrive, not much bigger than eggs, it’s hard to imagine that they’ll ever produce more food than you can eat, but they do! The amount my hens […]

Sew a Heartfelt Pot Holder

Need a gift for the home cook who has it all? A handmade pot holder sewn in their favorite colors is a creative way to bring warmth into their kitchen.

3 Tips to Stir Up Your Inner Farmstead Chef

A hearty, tasty and warm welcome to this new Farmstead Chef blog! We’re honored and thrilled to join the Hobby Farms blogging family and connect weekly with you about recipes, tips and creative ideas to savor the garden harvest and eat seasonally and locally throughout the year.

Pressure Cooker Safety Tips

Using a pressure cooker isn’t as scary today as for previous generations. Use these 10 tips to ensure safe cooking.