Tee Time!

We have been designing Homestead Tees, perfect for around the house or the Farmer’s Market! They are ready for print and available for a limited time. Order Tee Today! VirginiaI am the Mastermind behind Candiland and the Madam of the House. I tend to the daily functions around the homestead and am primary caregiver of…

Custom Build

Given the land prices in the areas we have been looking at, we are considering perhaps a custom built house versus a pre-built house with land. We figured the pricing would be about the same either way, and this way we would get exactly what we want: something to support our family, live-in farmhands and…

The Homestead Cookbook

The first version of my cookbook is ready to order! It is: A simple and comprehensive cookbook that explores different types of our farm-raised meats as well as vegetables and crafts. This is a book that helps the cook through various preparations of dishes that focus on what our farm produces. This book goes over…

Farm Equipment

Milking Pump Milking Tank Cream Separator Milking Station Milk Pasteurizer Chicken Coop – DIY Chicken Plucker Greenhouse Option #1 Greenhouse Option #2 Matala Filter Media Butchering Knife Set Cheese and Yogurt Kits VirginiaI am the Mastermind behind Candiland and the Madam of the House. I tend to the daily functions around the homestead and am…

The planning stages

Welcome to Candiland! These are the planning stages of the Homestead estate. So let’s get down to business. We are still 18 months away from seriously buying our land but so far our standards are to find a 5+ bedroom house on a minimum of 1 acre of land. No too hard, right? So far…