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How to Easily Cook Bone Broth

June 13, 2018 Alina J. 2

Long considered a superfood, bone broth is a food that you probably heard quite a lot in recent years as it has received a lot of hype. Bone broth is any stock that has been […]

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How to Grow Marigolds in Your Garden

May 17, 2018 Alina J. 0

A gorgeous member of the daisy family, marigolds are herbaceous annual flowers that are easy to grow and even easier to enjoy. Marigold flowers were used by the ancient Romans to signify the start of […]

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How to Grow and Harvest Basil

April 2, 2018 Alina J. 0

A fragrant, annual herb, basil is a popular crop to grow. With the proper care, it can provide a continuous supply of leaves throughout summer months. From choosing between basil varieties to understanding how to […]

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20 Plants to Grow for Calcium

January 27, 2018 Alina J. 2

In addition to being required for healthy and strong bones and teeth, calcium plays an important role in everything from your nervous system to your muscle control, making it important that you are consuming enough of […]

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Essential Homestead Kitchen Tools

January 6, 2018 Alina J. 0

Anyone running a homestead will likely spend quite a bit of time in the kitchen, whether this may be preparing daily meals or preserving a harvest for the winter months. There’s no denying that kitchen […]

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Homemade Raw Cat Food Recipes

November 25, 2017 Alina J. 5

Raw feeding for cats and dogs is becoming increasingly popular, and for good reason. With commercial cat food containing everything from indigestible grains to contaminated ingredients to harmful additives, a raw, species-appropriate diet is really […]

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How to Make Delicious Kefir Milk

November 3, 2017 Alina J. 2

Kefir is a fermented, cultured milk product that is packed with a wide range of probiotics and yeast, similar to yogurt. This guide will teach you all you need to know about making your own […]

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Raising Ducks – The Ultimate Guide

October 28, 2017 Alina J. 5

by Alina J., and with many thanks to Tara Dodrill for contributing to this guide Homesteaders have long raised flocks of chickens for eggs and meat, but now a growing number of folks are adding […]