In my opinion, the best plants are the ones where you stick them in the ground once and they come back year after year providing you with a free and mostly effortless harvest. Blackberries are an excellent plant that can fill that role for you. If you have a larger homestead, make a space for […]
There are an abundance of lovely and useful plants that we can plant in our yards and gardens. And there are even more available to us in our surrounding areas. By learning how to wildcraft, you can expand your number of species available to you, even if you have no yard of your own.
Just in case you didn’t get enough recipes for cauliflower in our post 53 Tantalizing Cauliflower Recipes For When you Have Extra, here are forty-eight MORE recipes for your enjoyment. Cauliflower truly is an amazingly versatile vegetable. Whether you are vegan, gluten-free, low carb, or just love some fried cauliflower patties, it’s a winner.
Did you know you can grow your own silk from your own silkworms? Well you can! Add silkworms to your backyard farm as a source of income, a child’s science project, or anything in between. Silkworms eat mulberry leaves, and they do not leave their food source. They can be reared in open boxes with […]
Can you be a homesteader even when you live in the city? Well truthfully, you may be one already. Sometimes we have trouble giving ourselves credit for the things we do. I know I have a bad habit of minimizing the things I accomplish and instead focusing on the things I have yet to do. […]
Do you ever feel discouraged? Maybe you feel there isn’t any point in trying because it’s all just too much! It’s too big, and you can do so little? Why should you even start when think you will fail? You know you should try your best, it’s still so hard to get moving sometimes!