• POULTRY HEALTH: WINTER WONDER GRASS

    Wheatgrass is not just for people, it's enjoyed by chickens and ducks on our homestead.

  • O’WATER WHERE ART THOU?

    Smoky sunrise. A scary sight for So Cal and the entire Golden state for that fact. We are having what some folks are calling a "summer-winter"

  • FERMENT IT!

    This workshop brought to you by the letter K. Kombucha, Kefir, Kraut, Ketchup, and Kimchi.

  • HACK!

    Winter time it's time to take a hard hack at the trees here on the homestead.

  • MAKING MARMALADE

    Where else in the world can one harvest fresh fruit in the middle of winter? And that can only mean one thing to a seasoned canner: a sweetly tart spread better know as MARMALADE!

  • POULTRY HEALTH: EGG SHELLS

    As old-time homesteaders know, nothing goes to waste on a homestead ... not even egg shells.

  • PICKIN’ & ‘GRINNIN’

    Watch from anywhere! LIVE stream of Sunday's Hootenanny at the Urban Homestead

  • GOING "HERITAGE"

    Heritage seeds are not the only thing we like raising, we are also passionate about preserving heritage critters too.

  • HAPPY NEW YEAR!

    Kick off the new year and learn a new skill (making and preserving marmalade, fermenting vegetables, knitting, crocheting), enjoy live music (participate if you wish!), and become more educated about the dirt under our feet.

  • INTEGRATING THE NEW DUCKS

    The baby ducks aren't babies any more! They grew up sooo fast!