Today on Porch Talk With Lori I discuss the tragedy that was 9/11 and how it hit our family so hard. This event changed the trajectory of our whole life for our family. I talk of the learning journey we took to get where we are today as homesteaders. I add two videos here. The … Continue reading Porch Talk With Lori: Today I Talk About Why We Became Homesteaders & How 9/11 Hit Our Family Hard And What We Did About It
This weekend was a very productive one at our farm as we brought in a massive amount of food over the weekend from our gardens. Watch our latest VLOG and see how tobacco, okra, muscadines and sweet potatoes grow here in the Appalachian region. https://youtu.be/QQTRC0Y1Ouk
Spend some time with us as we go catfish fishing in the Smokies with friends. See the amazing color starting to burst forth in the Smoky Mountains foothills at the entrance to Smoky Mountain National Park. https://youtu.be/b_dMM6j04JU
We got the solar installed for our off grid cabin we are building with our daughter Laura at our ranch here in the Smoky Mountains. And we take Laura deep into the mountains to do some old fashioned log milling. Watch our latest update on the tiny house project progress. Remember to subscribe to our … Continue reading Watch Our Youtube Video On Latest Progress To The tinyhouse build
Yesterday we had an incredibly fun day with family here at HiBar Ranch nestled deep in the Smoky Mountains next to Smoky Mountain National Park. #castironcooking #campfirecooking We had a "decorate the farm" challenge with our grown daughters who each got $100 dollars to buy fall harvest decor and incorporate things from the farm, to … Continue reading Cast Iron Cooking Over Campfire and Fall Decorate The Farm Challenge – Join Us!