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Hurricane Preparedness | Getting your Homestead Ready for a Hurricane

Hurricane Preparedness | Get The Homestead Ready For a Storm

Running a homestead can be enough to deal with on its own, but for some of us, we have the added pressure of worrying about hurricanes. Hurricane preparedness on the homestead might be a little different than preparing for normal residents. Afterall, we typically have many animals to deal with! We often have many out …

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Raccoon in the Chicken Coop

Raccoon In The Chicken Coop | Tips For Predator Proofing A Coop

When we first got chickens, we weren’t really prepared. Some guy was giving his chickens away and well it just kinda happened. We ended up throwing a makeshift coop together, and well… we ended up with a raccoon in the chicken coop. Our makeshift chicken coop was just supplies of old fencing, tarps, zip ties …

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Getting Chickens on The Homestead

Getting Chickens on the Homestead – Homesteading Journey

Are you thinking about getting chickens? Learn about our journey here at Homestead Wishing when we first got chickens, the mistakes we made, and how you can raise chickens too! So we weren’t really ready to get chickens. I mean…we really wanted them, but we weren’t ready! Here’s the story of our journey and after …

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