How I Cut My Grocery Bill in Half With These 52 Clever Tips

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In spite of living on a homestead, there are still times that we have to go into town and visit the grocery store. As I watch prices at the grocery store soar, I have also noticed that wages aren’t keeping up with this inflation. So I sat down and devised some ways to cut my … Read more How I Cut My Grocery Bill in Half With These 52 Clever Tips

29 Upsetting Things They Don’t Tell You About Homesteading (and 5 Exciting Ones)

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When I first set out on my homesteading adventures my friends and even a few in my family gave me more than a few sideways glances. Some of them, I’m sure, thought I really needed some mental help while others secretly thought “Good for you!”. Personally, I embraced homesteading with all my heart. I’m just … Read more 29 Upsetting Things They Don’t Tell You About Homesteading (and 5 Exciting Ones)

Wheat Allergy: Foods and Ingredients to Avoid

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Today, more than ever before, wheat allergies are becoming more common. Whether it’s GMOs causing more sensitivity, celiac disease, a gluten sensitivity, or some other culprit, having a wheat allergy on the homestead can be challenging. My own personal discovery of having a wheat allergy came on suddenly without warning. One day, seemingly overnight, I … Read more Wheat Allergy: Foods and Ingredients to Avoid

How to Make Homemade Vapor Rub the Natural Way

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Disclaimer: neither the author nor this website shall be held responsible for the misuse, and side effects resulting from using the info in this article. The information on this site is not intended or implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always consult your physician before putting health advice into … Read more How to Make Homemade Vapor Rub the Natural Way

Hemp Oil Benefits On The Homestead You Might Want To Know

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Before we dive into the benefits of hemp seed oil, we must first define the difference between hemp seed oil and CBD oil. Hemp seed oil comes from the hemp plant, CBD oil comes from the cannabis or marijuana plant. While these plants are cousins, and the terms tend to be used interchangeably for Hemp … Read more Hemp Oil Benefits On The Homestead You Might Want To Know

How to Be Frugal On the Homestead

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Being frugal on the homestead is a way of life for most homesteaders. Learning vintage skills and frugal ways of doing things is often a way of survival. Many new homesteaders learn these skills from their grandparents, generations that were homesteaders from the start. There is a lot that grandparents can teach a new homesteader. … Read more How to Be Frugal On the Homestead