5 Things Friday – 3/2/18

Welcome back to 5 Things Friday! I hope you all had a great week! Please comment with one of your favorite things that happened this week, or something that you are thankful for. 🙂 Every Friday I aim to post about 5 of my favorite things that week. I will try to post one thing for each of these categories: Homestead Garden, Homestead Critters, Homestead Kitchen, Homesteader Entertainment and Personal a thing from my Homesteader life. These may be handy gadgets, recipe’s, quotes or moments in time. I hope you will all share some of your Friday Favorites with me as well! Homestead Gardening Favorite: This week, my 5 Things Friday favorite gardening item, more seeds of course! Yes, I had to place another order, as I was figuring out what I wanted to plant for peppers and tomatoes this year, some of my favorites were almost gone. And then some other things just happened to fall into my cart as well….you know how that goes……ahem. Yes. ANYWAY. It is all about seeds here at the moment. I am hoping to get my own tomato seeds planted this weekend, and then I will start taking order for pepper and tomato starts next week from local peeps. Check out my Seed Starting 101 Series if you need some tips on how to successfully plant your seeds indoors!   Homestead Critters Favorite: This week, my 5 Things Friday favorite critter thing, is the new electric fence we have decided to put up to protect our chickens. We don’t have it yet, technically, but it is in the works. Our last ducks got eaten by what we are pretty sure are raccoons. Last year they took out quite a few of our chickens. And once…