Episode 672 – A Variety Show for Dec 17, 2022

Every Friday, we record our Homestead Happenings update, followed by a questions and answers session. Today’s podcast is the questions and answers session from yesterday’s podcast. We cover: favorite holiday cookies, where to prioritize investments into your homestead as a new homesteader, how many pets are too many, and more

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Main content of the show

@Nicolesauce What do you think about the role of “pets” (non working/producing animals) on the homestead and when do you draw the line of “no more pets”?

@Nicolesauce what’s everyone’s favorite holiday cookie

@Nicolesauce if you were starting over on a homestead with all the knowledge you have now, what’s the first thing you would choose to sink larger amounts money into? (ex. Fencing, buildings, garden, machinery…)

@Nicolesauce what one important thing you’ve learned about yourself or your land this year

@Nicolesauce straw or pine shaving for ground cover during the cold months for animals, either in runs or enclosures?

@Nicolesauce Are you planning any new perennials at the Holler in the spring?

Make it a great week!

GUYS! Don’t forget about the cookbook, Cook With What You Have by Nicole Sauce and Mama Sauce. 


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