oxtail soup

Scottish Oxtail Soup

November 11, 2019 Rebekah White 0

This classic oxtail soup recipe, beloved by the Scottish, is easy to make and even easier to enjoy. This is one of those dishes you start in the morning so it will be fall apart […]

shopping

Slaves to the Things We Own

November 9, 2019 Linda Wilson 1

Growing up my grandmother had a saying that we lived by, “Use it up, wear it out, make it do or do without”. I’ve heard this statement a billion times from others and seen it […]

two different shades of eye shadow

DIY Natural Eye Shadow

November 6, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

DIY natural eyeshadow recipes are simple and economical to make. Making your own cosmetics allows you to still look your very best without exposing your body to artificial dyes, pigments, and chemical compounds. Just a […]

rice milk

How To Make Rice Milk

November 5, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

For those who want to avoid dairy for reasons varying from allergies to ethical concerns, making your own rice milk provides an inexpensive and readily available alternative. It is also good to know how to […]

lemons

40 Ways to Use Lemons on the Homestead

November 4, 2019 Bethany H. 1

Homesteaders have found many ways to use lemons on the homestead, whether it’s through the actual fruits, the essential oils, or preservation methods. More parts of the citrus fruits are wasted than used. For example, […]

A Bowl of Powdered Eggs

How to Make Powdered Eggs Step by Step

November 1, 2019 Tom Harkins 0

If you’re a homesteader, preserving the foods you grow and harvest is extremely important. Preserved foods enable you to ensure you have enough supplies on hand during the winter, when your homestead will likely be […]

DIY carpet stain remover spray

DIY Carpet Stain Spray Recipe

October 28, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

Not only can you freshen and deodorize your carpets and upholstery with DIY recipes, you can remove stains from your carpets naturally, as well. I would be shocked if you did not have all the […]

freshly-baked artisan bread

Dutch Oven Artisan Bread

October 27, 2019 Linda Wilson 1

If you’re in a hurry and don’t have a lot of time for kneading bread, you may prefer this Artisan bread recipe. I like it because it has only 4 ingredients and I don’t have […]

canned parsnips

How to Can Parsnips

October 25, 2019 Rebekah White 0

As a little kid, I was not fond of trying new vegetables – a reluctance that I believe many of us share. However, parsnips were never even an item on our dinner table because they […]

canned carrots

How to Can Carrots Step by Step

October 22, 2019 Rebekah White 0

Is there anything better than the sweet taste of fresh carrots? I don’t think so. Except, perhaps, the taste of fresh carrots that you’ve just harvested from your own garden. This year, I harvested over […]