Welcome to A Chick And Her Garden!

Welcome to my blog! I would like to use this platform to share with you my experiences on our little homestead! I am a preschool teacher by profession, but a homesteader at heart!   In July of 2013, my husband and I bought our little house with 3 acres of land knowing that, although it needed […]

Make Your Own Onion Powder

Last week I ran out of a staple in our pantry…  Taco seasoning!  Really it was for the best though, because it led me to to make my own Homemade Taco Seasoning In Bulk. Begone with the store bought junk that has ingredients that I can’t pronounce! Well in gathering my ingredients for Taco Seasoning, […]

Homemade Taco Seasoning In Bulk

Confession time… I HATE going to the grocery store! Honestly, it’s a huge plus in being a homesteader.  I love when I can grab something from the pantry, or the backyard just to make my dinner! So, when I ran out of that awful store bought taco seasoning I figured it was about time to […]

How To Make Your Own Raspberry Ginger Ale

Recently my friend Kathi, over at Oak Hill Homestead, shared a post that told how she overcame her addiction to soda! It hit pretty close to home, as hubby gives me a pretty hard time about my need for a certain diet soda that I have on hand pretty regularly! I’ve been working on kicking […]