Ashley English

Ashley is the author of the Homemade Living book series (including "Keeping Chickens", "Canning & Preserving", "Home Dairy", and "Keeping Bees"), A Year of Pies: A Seasonal Tour of Homebaked Pies, and Handmade Gatherings: Recipes and Crafts For Seasonal Celebrations and Potluck Parties (April 2014, Roost). She, her husband and their young son Huxley, along with a menagerie of chickens, dogs, cats, and bees, homestead in Candler, NC. Follow her adventures in homesteading on her blog at