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.
Making your own stepping stones can save you tons of money on your hardscape for your your space. It’s time consuming, but simple to do. You can have a patio that’s unique and beautiful for liven up your yard or garden.
I needed to sharpen my chain on my Husqvarna 450 Rancher…. like really needed to sharpen it. It was feeling a bit dull a couple of weeks ago when I dropped an old walnut tree for my mother in law. Then, I went and did that tree beehive cut-out, and that did it. By the […]
Tools and the act of building out a toolbox were a right of passage in my family. My grandfathers were both tradesmen – a welder and a naval diesel mechanic – and my father is a plumber. The ability to work with your hands was almost a requirement from the womb. All of these men […]