sliced hot bread

Dutch Oven Herb Bread

November 20, 2019 Linda Wilson 1

This bread is so versatile it can be baked up as bread, used as biscuits, or made into pizza dough. What comes through is the flavor of the herbs making it ideal for a meze […]

pulling out weeds

Is Homesteading Easy?

November 19, 2019 Linda Wilson 1

Homesteading, the very term evokes a picturesque landscaping with plenty of animals and green countryside. Many are fleeing the city in pursuit of happiness. In search of that idyllic dream where they can enjoy the […]

DIY Glass and Window Cleaner

November 15, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

Cleaning your glass and windows and being left with a streak free shine does not require the use of costly and possibly harmful, store-bought glass cleaners. Removing grit and grime from glass, and leaving the […]

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 2

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 […]