Preserving food by drying is easy and you don’t even need to purchase an electric dehydrator. There are several ways of dehydrating foods without electricity and each method works better for certain foods. I recently dried cantaloupe, cherries, mushrooms, peppers, basil, celery leaf, chives, chamomile, lavender, cilantro, and feverfew without a dehydrator or electricity. Of […]
When you’re just getting started with essential oils, it’s overwhelming to say the least. This mega article looks into every possible way to use essential oils with detailed instructions and safety guidelines. If you or a friend is using oils, be sure to know the best practices of using them safe and effectively.
I have done more soaking over the last two years than I have my entire life! Mind you, I am not complaining, even though my soaks were part of my healing regimen, what a relaxing addition to my life! This means I’ve experimented and found what I think is a great recipe for a nurturing […]
Slow living seems to be all the rage these days but what you may not be hearing are all the benefits to living slow. We talk about those perks of slow living and habits for you to practice slow living in this post!
I think having family milk cow is one of the best additions to a homestead. A family milk cow can offer so many benefits to your farm and family. There are so many reasons that it would be hard for me to state them all so I’m going to share my top 6 reason with […]
Giant yarn is fast, fun, and easy for beginning crochet. This post shares 5 patterns written in plain English that you can finish in an afternoon!