If you love to garden, you know how important pollinators are! Bees provide us with both delicious honey and beneficial beeswax. Beeswax is the perfect natural ingredient to add to cosmetics, healing balms, and other helpful household items. Making solid perfume with a creamy texture is very simple and easy. Solid perfume is perfect for […]
Who hasn’t needed to lash items together at some point in life? I’m sure you have – I know I do on a regular basis. Most people take it for granted that they can jury-rig together whatever they need when tying a knot. But are you really able to hold that Christmas tree to the […]
Book Review – This book is a wonderful account of a farmer who changed his pasture management methods, and is aiming to be able to graze his animals on pasture year round. It gives ample details about how to get livestock to turn grass into meat, milk and eggs. Efficiently raising grass fed animals is […]
If you have been wanting to begin homesteading and are looking for great resources, here is one for you! Here is my review of Anna Twitto’s “Your Own Hands – Self-Reliant Projects for Independent Living”.
There are so many aspects to homesteading. Raising chickens, vermicompost, raising dairy animals, processing your own meat, fencing, welding, survival prep, food preserving, beekeeping and I could go on. I have yet to meet someone who does it ALL. Yet when you feel ready to learn a new skill, the researching starts all over. This […]
You’re a suburban homesteader. You know how to raise your own food, protect your land, hunt for your protein, fix just about everything around your home and work with your neighbors to make your world that much better. But, do you know how to deal with any acute medical emergencies that show up? Scott Finazzo’s […]