Maybe you’ve been homestesding for a week…maybe 20 years. Either way, you’ve probably already realized that this whole “homesteading” thing isn’t quite as romantic as you thought it would be. Trust me, I understand. Don’t get me wrong- homesteading, farming, whatever you may call it, is a beautiful thing. It is, for lack of a […]
Having a sore throat this time of year is not uncommon around our Homestead. Whether it’s from a cold due to all the weather changes, or seasonal allergies, it seems like we all manage to experience the burning, scratching, and hoarseness that makes us feel downright miserable. This is a super-simple recipe for One Ash […]
Chances are your family loves yogurt. It seems that most households keep at least a few of those little containers in their fridge for a quick snack, lunch or dessert. Well, did you know that you can make your own yogurt for just a fraction of the cost, and it’s SO much healthier?
There is no doubt about it, Ginger is one of my favorite herbs. Not only do I enjoy the taste, it’s medicinal qualities are amazing. Ginger is well known for it’s ability to help relieve nausea and or an upset tummy. It also is a terrific anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, pain reliever. Ginger is well used as […]
Just like most women I know, I am ready for this Holiday season. I love the spirit of the season and always hope to make special memories. But, one thing I have found is that it’s very easy to get carried away, stressed out, and to lose that beautiful spirit of Christmas. For so many […]
The holidays are just around the corner. Are you as excited as I am?! I can’t wait to decorate the house and farm with all of our decorations. Another thing I’m excited for? Well, gift giving of course! Being a farmer/homesteader myself, there are always certain things on my list each year. I’m pretty easy […]