In this simple life that we lead on our homesteads, we should be mindful of how our children see our tending to the earth. Do they see endless hours of chores ahead of tired, agitated, over-worked parents, that would lead them to one day desire leaving the homestead in search of the modern world? Or […]
Summer heat is exhausting. The hottest weeks of the year can seem unbearable. BUT this Arizona girl is here to help! This is how we get through the hottest weeks of June and July, along with 10 projects that you can do on the porch (or inside in the A/C) so you don’t melt in […]
Herbal teas can do some incredible things for our bodies! Herbs contain nutrients and minerals in their whole form, and therefore have a great deal of bioavailability to our systems. Our skin and hair health rely on what we eat and drink! Using herbs daily is a GREAT way to get these nutrients and minerals! […]
A very simple formula (and quite frugal too) to combat the wasps that hang around too close to the house.
I want to share my thoughts about something I feel very strongly about. Today, more than ever with society unleashing so many things as a norm that was once considered offensive, our boys need good men for role models. The role of the man in a house is very important and looked at inappropriately so […]
You can grow your own luffas in your home garden and use them in so many ways. You won’t believe how many things they are good for. Check them out here.