I started some broccoli, tomatoes and bell peppers this week and I used cardboard eggs cartons and a few scoops of soil from my garden. Then I tucked the cartons into the hoops and plastic covered garden bed where all my cool weather crops are seeded and let them germinate!
Yes, it might be the middle of winter in some places, but maybe you feel it – it’s creeping, creeping every so slowly toward spring. This is the time when minds turn to gardening, and when homesteaders’ minds turn to making the garden useful. Why grow grass when you can grow plants that could feed […]
February, March, and April tend to be mud and flood season in many areas of the US. It’s a devastating experience, to say the least. It’s also heartbreaking to not only see your home and personal items ruined by mud and water, but also to see it ravage the emergency stockpile you’ve worked so hard […]
Distilling removes minerals and turns dirty water into safe drinking water. But, that’s not all distilled water is good for! You can use it in your fish tank, in your iron and more! Learn how to distil water!
Learn how to make your own sauerktaut to preserve your cabbage harvest for healthy winter meals!
Do you like to clean with safe and green cleaners? Whether its for your safety, the good of the environment or the well being of your bank account, DIY cleaners and detergents are easy, safe and they work!