Category Archives: Geek

11 Baby Chicks = Cute Overload + 1

When I called our hatchery today to confirm it was ok to drive the 102 miles to fetch our new little friends, they said “come on up!” Also, [..]

Chickens, Feeding, First Weeks, Geek, Housing, Photos, Planning , , ,

Theme Switch-Up

If you notice Homestead Geek having a bit of an identity crisis today, don’t worry – I’m just playing around with some new themes. Much like rearranging the [..]

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No Solar Leasing in Michigan?

This seriously burns my biscuits. Lately, I’ve been hearing a lot about this incredibly good idea called Solar Leasing. In a nutshell, it’s renting solar panels. This alleviates [..]

Conservation, Geek, Household Modifications, Legislation, Politics, Sustainability, Water & Power Conservation , , ,

A New Venture

Howdy folks! Apart from publishing that short, previously-written Tip #2 a moment ago, I know it’s been a long time since you’ve heard from me. About a month [..]

Community, Geek, Sustainability , ,

The Geeky Part of Homestead Geek

The Engineir and I do love our toys. A few days ago, he came home with a brand new Nook Color, which he had already rooted and installed [..]

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