This Little Homestead

Dad's Fridge Pickles

Dad's Fridge Pickles
I'm excited to share my husband's recipe for refrigerator pickles. For years he has been pickling and processing veggies from our abundant CSA sha...

Chamomile Syrup Recipe

Chamomile Syrup Recipe
We have had a bumper crop of chamomile this season and I couldn't be happier about it. Full disclosure I may have planted a TON. My son and I love...

Our Old Stoop Garden

Our Old Stoop Garden
Where it all began... Interesting little backstory... West Oak Design began as a blog that my husband and I started back in 2009 when we were livi...

This Little Homestead

This Little Homestead
Welcome! This Little Homestead is my family's attempt to live off the land and less off the shopping center. I'm on a personal mission to have a z...