Confer Homestead

  • What We’ve Been Eating + An Update

    March 21, 2020 by

    Hello everyone! Long time, no talk! Things have been pretty hectic around here the past several weeks. Our families have several birthdays after the holidays and my husband and I were out of town as well. We were actually supposed to go to Italy, but, for obvious reasons, that had to be cancelled. We have… Read more

  • My Favorite Kitchen Items

    December 30, 2019 by

    Both my husband and I work full-time. Between work, taking care of our animals, spending time with family, and other hobbies, we’re pretty busy. Housework is one area I am constantly seeking out ways to improve. This includes making things faster, but also improving our quality of life. With the holiday season here, I thought… Read more

  • Our Journey to Raw Milk, Part 2

    November 20, 2019 by

    Although we didn’t start consistently buying raw milk until a few months ago, the first time I purchased raw milk was actually over a year ago. In Pennsylvania, we’re lucky to have fairly lax raw milk laws. Raw milk sales are legal in retail stores so long as a few requirements are met. In my… Read more

  • Our Journey to Raw Milk, Part 1

    November 14, 2019 by

    Prior to moving out on my own, I had been interested in eating more real food for a while. I had watched a few different Netflix documentaries at the time, but was still, for the most part, at the will of my parents groceries. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not complaining about eating groceries my… Read more

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