I have had a couple of Depression era friends who have shared not only their friendship and kindness but also a morsel of their knowledge. Their youth during the late 20’s and early 30’s taught them things I never even knew to consider or even existed. This picture shows a few kitchen tools from the […]
Make your own dishwasher powder from safer, common ingredients and essential oils.
Kids can- and should- cook with you in the kitchen. Yes, it may seem daunting at first, but the long-term results of teaching kids to join you in preparing food are well worth the work. Besides that, you just may make some memories together while you’re at it!
Since it is the season of giving, this is the perfect time for me to share a few of my favorite things. If you have a homesteader on your shopping list this year, maybe these ideas will help! While my kitchen isn’t necessarily filled with the latest gadgets and gizmos, I do have a few […]
The holidays are just around the corner. Are you as excited as I am?! I can’t wait to decorate the house and farm with all of our decorations. Another thing I’m excited for? Well, gift giving of course! Being a farmer/homesteader myself, there are always certain things on my list each year. I’m pretty easy […]
Do you love the look and feel of wooden cutting boards but hate the price tag? Wood cutting boards are better for your knives, made of a renewable resource, way better for the environment, and there are arguments that state that it is more sanitary than plastic. The best part about all of this, is […]