Make this easy blend of natural essential oils and place in a spray bottle to use at bed time. It’s perfect for spraying on bed linens, freshening a mattress, spraying directly on the pulse points, or scaring away “monsters” from under the bed. Adults and children alike will love the peaceful aroma that helps support […]
We recently had a DIY baby shower for a new expectant mother in the family. With food made from scratch, a homemade shower cake, and fun games, you can’t go wrong! Read on for fun shower ideas and a game idea, too.
Homesteading is hard. Beyond the romanticized visions of peaceful cows, rolling meadows, and watermelons as big as your head there is a load of hard work, trials, and frustrations. Failure and loss are inevitable, and if anything will test your staying ability — those two things will.
Sometimes during the dog days of summer our gardens need a little bit of help in the water department. There are lots of myths and misconceptions about when and how to water your garden, but there are also ways to save time, money, and energy while watering.
Gardens really start to hit their stride in June. This is an update-in-pictures of our vegetable and herb garden taken the first official day of summer.
As homesteaders we often feel pressured to live up to certain standards. There seems to be an unwritten code of what a homesteader is and isn’t, and when we feel that we don’t match that code we can sometimes deal with feelings of guilt and inadequacy. The truth is that we don’t have anything to […]