You may be a homesteader and not even know it. Today’s modern homesteader wears many hats and can be very hard to label or define. Learn about the origins of homesteading, and read what various homesteaders believe is the idea and spirit of modern-day homesteading. Some of these ideas may convince you that you can […]
If you’ve ever wondered how to make high-as-the-sky homemade biscuits, this no-fail recipe from a born and bred southern gal is a great one to use! The post also includes tips on how to handle the dough to produce the tenderest, flakiest and most amazing biscuits you’ve ever tasted.
Pesky chiggers (aka red bugs) are everywhere in the summer, and the itch caused by a chigger’s bite can almost drive a person insane. Many recommended over-the-counter remedies aren’t healthy or even safe. Here are several natural things that you may already have around your home that will help relieve the itching and swelling caused […]
If you love key lime pie, you will love this creamy, key lime cheesecake recipe! It has been crafted with a wonderful pecan-coconut crust that is completely gluten-free and topped with a layer of lime-infused sour cream.
There are certain challenges that are unique to urban gardeners. However, the gardening difficulties caused by living in the heart of a city shouldn’t keep you from growing your own food. Here is how we have overcome some of the basic challenges in backyard gardening – space, toxic soils, neighbors, and more!
This simple fruit cobbler recipe has been handed down through three generations. It takes only about 15 minutes to prep, has only a handful of ingredients, and is melt-in-your-mouth delicious. This cobbler’s buttery, crunchy crust has been adapted to be gluten-free, but you can easily substitute regular flour.