We just reached our first two dozen eggs produced on our homestead. It’s not much, but it’s a great start!! I have learned a few things along the way though…
There are lots of “methods” for removing a tick: pouring alcohol on it, burning it, smothering it with Vaseline… but what is the BEST way?? Find out!
I’ve tried several different recipes for deer meat, but this one is a keeper for sure!
“Lately it’s been on my mind a lot… this struggle that I have for superficial perfection. Not in me, but in my home. And I’m finding that it doesn’t fit well at all with the homesteaders lifestyle. My modern ideals are conflicting with this inner longing for a simpler, back-to-basics lifestyle.”
For a while we had trouble keeping the chickens from roosting in the trees at night. Well, I finally found a solution!
I have tried recipe after recipe, searching for the perfect homemade sandwich bread. So far, this is my favorite recipe. It came out perfectly!
Here is a list of some great homemade, non-toxic insecticides.
I was hoping some of you might have some remedies that you use for your family that you could share with me. I’m desperate to get better!!
Though I was uneasy with the men being here, I am glad to know more about this land we live on. And now I have a great story about the old home site to pass on to my kids!
Need an inexpensive recipe for cleaning your toilet bowl using safe ingredients?
I thought I’d try gardening the cheap way this time: just sticking the seed in the soil (not adding anything to it really) and watering it. Well, you get what you pay for… which is not much in my case. Lesson learned.
His first John Deere tractor.
Did you know that your ceiling fan can help cool or heat your home, depending on which way it’s rotating?
Here’s a great way to keep your green onions longer!
Here’s a yummy way to eat up all of those fresh garden cucumbers!
I’ve tried them all: snap traps, sticky pads, rat poison, electronic devices, and even cats… none of them work with any comparison to this flawless mouse catcher!