Moving Day!!!!!

So, after about 4 years of dreaming, preparation, building, and waiting, we are finally moving into our new off-grid homestead.  This has been the beginning of an adventurous journey for us and we are excited to get started.  I won't lie, it is daunting to scale back living in physical size, but even more so... Continue Reading →

Fences, Coops, and Heat

So, we've made incredible progress and we are getting all things ready to move in very soon.  One of the main things we had to do before we could move in was prepare a temporary shelter for our little piggies and chickens.  Making our homestead in the part of Louisiana we have chosen means learning... Continue Reading →

The Excitement is Mounting!

The Hennick Homestead is coming right along!  Amazing progress has been made in the past 2 months and we are almost ready to move in.  This post is going to be picture heavy with explanations of what you are seeing.  I certainly hope to update this blog more often now that progress is being made... Continue Reading →

Rafters and Wrap

Nathan and I have been going out to the homestead to help the progress along every weekend.  We are both so surprised and extremely excited to see the progress happening so quickly.  You can see, in the picture above, we actually have the rafters up. The "barn-style" gambrel roof we chose for our Tiny House... Continue Reading →

And the Progress Continues

It seems like it has taken FOREVER to get this far, but now that Summer is here and the ground is dry, progress is happening at a dizzying pace.  Last time I posted we had just completed the foundation (pictured above).  That has been about three weeks.  Now Alex, our contractor, has made so much... Continue Reading →

Progress…Finally!

So, it has been a while since I have posted on our blog, unfortunately I allowed winter and life to get in the way of posting.  Now that winter is over and life is in perspective, it is time to move forward in so many different ways. First, let me say how grateful Nathan and... Continue Reading →

Oyster Mushroom Poboy

If you are from New Orleans or have ever visited you know what a poboy is, and this one is delicious!  A trip to the Covington Farmers Market yesterday yielded some beautiful organically grown oyster mushrooms from GF Farms in Franklinton.  Nathan immediately thought of making oyster mushroom poboys for our Sunday lunch, and boy... Continue Reading →

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