Let’s get these rabbits in a good home! In these two videos, Andrew shows you how to complete the build we began in part 1 (http://www.simplelifehomestead.com/blog/diy-mobile-rabbit-tractor-part-1-video ). We’re interested in raising our animals as close to nature as we can, and getting them in these tractors allows our rabbits 24/7 access to fresh greens, herbs, […]
In part three of our outdoor kitchen build, Andrew adds the base to what will eventually be the brick oven. Can you taste the wood-fired pizza yet? Or hear the crackling of the sourdough crust as it cools? Come along with this process and we can learn together!
Getting your kids involved with growing mushrooms can be a great way to expose them to life outside the plant and animal kingdoms. Plants and animals are tangible, while understanding bacteria can be a bit tricky. Mushrooms are a good middle ground where kids can watch them grow with their own eyes, but still understand […]
There’s something about making your own soap that makes you feel capable and crafty. Soap, for most people anyway, is something you see every day. It’s personal. It literally touches just about every part of your body.
This post teaches a beginner how to take wool roving and create eco friendly felted wool dryer balls that fight static and wrinkles and help your clothes dry faster too!
What I was really hoping for on my deck was a nice place for my family and I to eat outdoors. We are a pretty large family, so I was looking around at patio sets and everything I found was either too small, too flimsy looking or too expensive. My thrifty spirit knew I could […]