Okay, so today’s post may not be exactly “manly”, but a friend of mine mentioned that most homesteading blogs are geared toward women. He’s not wrong. Most homestead bloggers are female, with male writers tending to lean a bit more towards prepping than day-to-day living. I have some inside info though… Prepping is self-sufficiency (if […]
You can make your own spicy bread and butter refrigerator pickles easily at home, without all the preservatives and dyes you find in store-bought pickles (have you ever read the back of one of those jars?!). The red pepper flakes are optional if you don’t like the little spicy kick. My first batch is already […]
Did you know you can make your own pork lard at home in just a few easy steps? It’s easier than you think & healthier than store bought oils.
Creamed honey can be really pricy, but it’s a simple pleasure that you can make yourself at home in just a few easy peasy steps. Ready to give it a try?
Are there foods that I buy that I really should be making myself? Are there some great recipe hacks I should be using? Here are a few recipe hacks my fabulous blogging friends shared with me that I plan to start making myself. They are all relatively quick and easy to make and they definitely […]
The wonderful thing about making a gingerbread house is that this can be done in two phases. This way no matter how hectic your schedule, time can be on your side to enjoy this tasty traditional favorite. If constructing a house is overwhelming, this recipe also can be used to bake gingerbread cookies.