A No Waste Kitchen

A funny thing happens when you become intimately aware of the origins of your food. Especially if you yourself, or somebody you know grew or raised the food on your plate. You begin to respect it, to be more grateful for it, and you want to get the most out of it....

Whitewash Paint and Milk Paint

There’s no doubt about it… paint is expensive! But there are so many things a homesteader needs paint for. Especially when trying to preserve wood in things such as fencing and animal housing. How’d they do it in the old days, when there wasn’t...

Working The Blueberry Farm

I’ve worked out a pretty sweet deal with a local blueberry farmer, that I’m really excited about! I go to the farm and pick blueberries, and I get to keep half of whatever I pick. A gallon for a gallon. FREE BLUEBERRIES!!! Woo-hoo!! I had called the man a...