Have you been dreaming of homesteading, but live in a small apartment in the city? Or you just bough 150 acres and are trying to figure out how to get started? When my husband and I started talking about homesteading we lived on about a quarter acre of weed and Bermuda grass infested land. Our […]
Learn about some simple skills that could drastically improve life on your homestead.
Use every part of your animal harvest this year and learn to render your own tallow. Also, this article gives a list of uses for your tallow beyond soap and candles. Click this link to learn more.
As homesteaders, we face challenges everyday. We get pulled in a multitude of different directions and need to have an arsenal of skills in our bag. But sometimes there are just somethings that we need help with. Read about my successes and struggles and tell me about how you overcome your homestead struggles.
Sewing by hand is a valuable self-reliant skill that everyone should possess, yet is almost a dying art. Simply learning fundamental sewing skills can save money on clothing and household repairs. This simple tutorial steps through the process of hemming pants that can be utilized on pants, skirts, curtains, etc.
This Fall Canning Collection will help you save money and get stocked up for the whole year, even if you don’t have a garden! Find out how to use seasonal food sales to stock your pantry! In fact, last year we were able to grab over 300 pounds of organic produce at rock-bottom fall prices. […]