Gobble gobble, cough cough The High Cost of Cheap Turkey

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Here in Virginia, a regular 15 pound turkey at the supermarket will cost you about $30 or less. But if you want a local, traditional turkey like a Bourbon Red, raised on pasture - expect to pay anywhere from $60-$90. That’s a lot of money! Is it really worth it? I saw some turkeys on my home a few weeks ago that definitely answered that question for me...

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Natural Home Remedy Perfect For Fighting Off Holiday Flues! [VIDEO] How To Make Four Thieves Tonic

Want to break the holiday sick cycle? You know what I’m talking about: The cycle where you wear yourself out, preparing for all the holiday fun, spend too much time in small spaces with large numbers of people… And then whammo! Get SICK! (Either BEFORE the holidays are over. Or, just in time to go back to work! ;-) Let’s break that cycle this year, shall we? And give your immune system a fighting chance?

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Bzzzzzzzzzzzzz... Homesteading Basics: Shave Your Long-Haired Dogs?

Marjory with Farm Dog

I have 2 livestock guardian dogs, and they are both Great Pyrenees-mixes. My dogs love their lifestyle. They don’t come in the house, ever, and quite frankly they don’t want to. They love being outside where they can watch for trouble and keep an eye on their flock. But still, they are very loving and when I go outside they follow me around, lean on me, and lay down at my feet.

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