When I first heard the term, “Stinging Nettle” many years ago, I thought, “Yikes! Who would want to pick and eat that stuff?” It’s true that this plant can cause some pretty severe reactions because of its “stings,” and gloves must be worn when picking the plant—but the health benefits are absolutely amazing. Well worth […]
Think you can’t have a homestead without a garden? Think again! If you don’t have a garden, don’t despair. There are a lifetime of skills to learn. Here are 80 productive skills to start your path to homesteading without a garden.
Tomorrow is never certain. We never know when there might be a dissonance which can disrupt the comfortable nature we are used to on a daily basis. There are many different emergency events which some people prepare for but, unfortunately, most of us tend to ignore. At some point in our lives, we will have […]
Since becoming more conscious about the chemicals I am using around my house and putting into my body, I have started to read ingredient labels like it’s my job. Have you ever stopped to read these labels? There are so many things on them I can’t pronounce and I honestly have no clue what they […]
Winter is the best time to collect those fallen tree limbs from your yard. Instead of burning them, clean them and make a really cute and functional rustic wattle fence.
Are you ready ditch the chemical cleaners and trim your budget at the same time? I am road testing some online recipes to find the best homemade cleaners for your kitchen!