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!
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.
The heat of the summer can make baking and cooking somewhat intolerable in an off-grid homestead. We remedied this for a while by cooking over a fire pit, but this outdoor kitchen will be a much more refined (and fun!) way to keep the heat outdoors and the house cool. Watch along with part one […]
Here’s part two of our ongoing series in making an outdoor kitchen for cooking, grilling, baking, and canning! No one wants to heat up their house in the middle of the summer, but with so much food to process, what do you do? This is our solution for those hot summer days. Come along and […]
Roasting your own coffee at home is surprisingly simple. Though you can buy expensive coffee roasting appliance, all you really need is a burner and a cast iron pan. There are plenty of reasons to roast your own beans.