Blog Index

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Here's a complete Cobble Hill Farm Index:


How To Start A Blog
How To Add A Pin It Hover Button To Blog Photos
Blogger How To:  Adding To Sidebar And Bypassing Title
Blogging 101:  Writing A Blog Post, Part 1 of 2
Blogging 101:  Writing A Blog Post, Part 2 of 2

Starting A Home-Based Business:  10 Tips
25 Ways To Add Extra Money To The Homestead
How To Sell At A Farmer's Market, Part 1
How To Sell At A Farmer's Market, Part 2

Caity Bug {Life before Jackson}

Jackson and Caity Bug

Meet Jack
Hi, My Name Is Jackson PigPen
Little Man Jackson
More About Jack
Dear Jackson.....
Mr. Naughty Pants
Jack Turns 1
How To Get Put In A Time-Out
How To Get Into Trouble....A Jackson How-To Guide
Oh Jackson....
A New Pair of Naughty Pants

On A Naughty Roll Again
Our Cat's and Dog's Quirks
Missing:  Cat With Attitude
7 Of Jackson's Life Lessons
Jackson - Cat?  Dog With Super Powers?
Jack And The Magic Box
Jack's Winter Obsession {and it doesn't include stealing}
Chickens {see Chicken Keeping Tab}


Christmas Craft - Sock Snowman

Button Tree Christmas Dish Towel
Random Acts Of Kindness Advent Calendar
Random Acts Of Kindness Advent Calendar

Salt Dough Ornaments and Tags

Homemade Food Gifts for Gift-Giving

Gift Wrap Ideas

13 Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas

20 Homemade Holiday Food Gift Ideas


Oliver and Emerson
About French Bulldogs
Common Toxins To Dogs and Cats
D.A.P. Product Review For Stress-Related Behavior
Our Cat's and Dog's Quirks

Oliver and Emerson Turn 4
What The Kong Company Won't Tell You - Our Experience With Defective Dog Toys

IVDD In Dogs: Oliver's Story
Oliver Update
Oliver Update Take 2

16 Ways To Cut Your Food Budget
10 Tips For Shrinking Your Food Budget To $60.00 A Week

Food Swaps
How To Host A Food Swap

How-To Veggie Gardening
2013 Garden Overview:  What Went Well, What Went Wrong and Things To Change

The Buddy System:  Companion Planting In The Garden

10 Tips For Planning/Starting Your Garden
Homesteading Where You Are Series:  Grow
Garden Shed

Raised Bed Gardening

Planting Garlic:  5 Easy Steps

Grateful For The Extraordinary on an Ordinary Day

Using Vintage Photos as Candle Decor Vintage Photo & Recipe Clipboard
Making Soy Candles
Canvas Photo Transfer


 Salt Dough Ornaments and Tags

Making Dryer Balls From Recycled Wool Clothing

How We Homestead Series
How We Homestead - Part 1:  How Our Adventure Began
How We Homestead Part 2:  Simple Living
How We Homestead Part 3:  Real Food
How We Homestead Part 4:  A Look At Our Daily {and monthly} Life

How We Homestead Part 5:  Looking Into The Future - Where We're Headed

The Cost of Homesteading

Homesteading Where You Are Series
Homesteading Where You Are - Intro
Homesteading Where You Are - Make
Homesteading Where You Are - Grow

Homesteading Where You Are - Preserve
Homesteading Where You Are - Save
Homesteading Where You Are - Raise
Homesteading Where You Are - Success, Failure and Goals
What Constitutes A Farm?
Our "Good" Life

25 Ways To Add Extra Income To Your Homestead
10 Tips For Starting A Home-Based Business
How To Sell At A Farmer's Market, Part 1
How To Sell At A Farmer's Market, Part 2

Ways To Begin Homesteading Where You Are
6 Baby Steps To A Homesteading Lifestyle
Some Of Our Favorite Homesteading Blogs

Stocking The Pantry And Freezer

11 Tips For Eating Real Food On A Real Budget
10 Tips For Shrinking Your Food Budget To $60.00/Week
Tips for Joining A CSA {Community-Supported Agriculture}
Updated:  Writing & Using A Meal Plan
Monthly Meal Plan
More Monthly Meal Planning
Trying Once-A-Month-Cooking

Making Fire Cider for Congestion/Sinus Issues

Homemade Vanilla Extract

Homemade Vanilla, Lemon and Orange Baking Extracts

Commercial Soap versus Handcrafted Soap
5 Things To Avoid In Bath & Beauty Products

Essential Oils versus Fragrance Oils

Is All Soap Made With Lye?

Deodorant - Safe or Not Safe?
All-Natural Room Fresheners

Making Soy Candles

Homemade Oil Diffuser

Extra Moisturizing Lotion

Whipped Butter Cream Body Butter - 2 Recipes

Making Lotion Bars {or tubes}- 2 Recipes

Homemade Bath and Body Products

Making Lip Balm

Homemade Lavender and Orange Lotion Bars

Homemade Rosemary and Mint Olive Oil Soap

Homemade Peppermint Sugar Scrub

Lavender Lip Sugar Scrub

All-Purpose Healing Balm/Salve {plus how to make an herbal oil infusion}
Facial Scrubs - Honey Oatmeal, Lemon-Sugar and Basic Sugar Scrubs
Lemon-Poppyseed Moisturizing Sugar Scrub
Moisturizing Vanilla Latte Sugar Scrub

Little One's All-Purpose Herbal Balm

Dandelion Salve
Homemade Liquid Hand Soap
Homemade Laundry Detergent - Liquid & Powder
Homemade Laundry Detergent - Update
Homemade Drain Cleaner
Dish Soap - Is It Better To Make or Buy?  {includes recipes}

Natural Cleaners:  Laundry Detergent - Recipe + Soap Nuts Review

The Best Homemade Window Cleaner

Our Recipes For Natural Cleaners
Making Re-Usable Cloth Baggies
Organization Around The House
Random Acts of Kindness Christmas Advent Calendar
Prayer Cloth For Military Service

Light Shades of {Green}
Water Bottles
Eat Locally & In Season
Meatless One Day A Week
10 Tiny Changes You Can Make {series}

15 Things I'm Currently Obsessed With
20 Things I Look Forward To Doing This Spring
A Few of My Favorite Things
18 Life Lessons
Top Posts of 2013

Monthly Favorites

Did I Mention We Live In A Small House?  {Thoughts on Clearing The Clutter}

Quotable Tuesday

Complete Recipe Index

Recipes for The Dogs
Banana Yaps
Apple-Cinnamon Mini "Muttins"
Mini "Pupkin" Pies

Peanutty Dog Biscuits

New York
Saratoga Springs, NY
Lake Placid, NY Fall 2012


Top Posts
Top Posts of 2013
Top Recipes of 2013
Top Posts of 2014

Vacation - Rhode Island

Voluntary Simplicity

25 Ways To Simplify Your Life

 How To Start Living The Simple Life
The Choice To Live Simply


Wander the Web Wednesday