Ramblings From the Flip Flop Farmer

Create a 30 Day Garden

Create a 30 Day Garden

We’ve compiled a list of 9 our favorite crops that can be harvested in 30 days or less. Let’s create a 30 day garden together! The best part of these crops is that they DO NOT have to be planted in the ground. Each of these will do excellent inRead More…

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What’s the Difference in Farmsteading and Homesteading?

What’s the Difference in Farmsteading and Homesteading?

We get asked this occasionally.. what’s the difference in farmsteading and homesteading? In a lot of ways each of these is married to the other, but they are also different from each other. We’ll make a fancy schmancy Venn diagram to show you the difference (and cause it’s cool). Let’sRead More…

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Easy Homemade Egg Noodles

Easy Homemade Egg Noodles

Over in Facebookland, it always asks me what’s on my mind. Well, I’ll tell you what’s on my mind, noodles! Easy homemade egg noodles. It could be because we’ve been doing low carb for the last 6 weeks or so. But, I really want noodles! Instead of breaking our “diet”Read More…

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15 Seeds to Start in February

15 Seeds to Start in February

Give your summer garden a boost this year, with these 15 seeds to start in February. We all love fresh veggies and winter is the worst for me here on the farm, but with careful planning next season, we will have veggies year round. You can get started now andRead More…

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Make Your Own Un-Paper Towels

Make Your Own Un-Paper Towels

Maybe you’ve heard of un-paper towels, and wondered what are they?. We’re going to take a minute today to tell you exactly what they are and show you how to make your own un-paper towels. Get on the Magic School Bus, cause here we go. So, what’s the story withRead More…

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3 Resources for Becoming a Market Gardener

3 Resources for Becoming a Market Gardener

Before you go any further, you need to ask yourself is this REALLY what you want to do? If you answered yes, then here are our top 3 resources for becoming a market gardener. Farming has taken a new look in recent years and it seems to have become theRead More…

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What is this Fathead Dough All About

What is this Fathead Dough All About

We’re here today in the Clucking It Up Kitchen to figure out what is this fathead dough all about. We’ve actually been using it nearly all this month. It’s made crackers (similar to “cheez-its”), hot pockets, pizza crust, pigs in a blanket, even little slider rolls. We plan on usingRead More…

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The REAL White Meat: Chicken or Rabbit

The REAL White Meat: Chicken or Rabbit

The REAL white meat: chicken or rabbit Rabbit? What? You’ve got to be crazy. Before you pass judgement, hear me out. We had the opportunity this past week to try rabbit. I can remember as a kid eating rabbit (insert horrifying story here). I couldn’t have told you for theRead More…

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Our Top Five Seed Catalogs

Our Top Five Seed Catalogs

Seed catalog season is upon us and the results of our top five seed catalogs are in!  Seeds are a HUGE investment for the farm and we do our best to make sure we find the best quality seed for the best price. Things that we continuously look for areRead More…

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Easy One Pot Chicken and Rice Recipe

Easy One Pot Chicken and Rice Recipe

I’m all about easy dinners. Sometimes you just run out of daylight and need to get something done quickly. This is one of my new favorites – Easy One Pot Chicken and Rice Recipe Anyway, the other day I was perusing through Pinterest looking for something to make for dinner.Read More…

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