Most of the men in my family, especially my husband, love outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, gardening, homesteading, and foraging. This year I decided to save myself the stress and recruit my husband’s help. I had him help me create a list of his top gifts that are specifically geared toward men […]
I created this resource page as an easy to reference guide of helpful tools, books, and other resources you may need in your urban homesteading adventure! This way you can quickly find beneficial tools, courses, books, and other resources to help save you time and money. Growing your own food doesn’t have to be difficult!
Do you ever go to the hardware store and stop to drool over all the beautiful, shiny gardening tools? It is so easy to get sucked into the newest tool that will change gardening as you know it, that new tool that will do it all, to fill your garden shed with tools that you […]
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 […]
If you’re working to live more sustainably on your urban or suburban homestead, growing as much of your own food as possible is likely one of your top goals. If you’re just starting out, though, the idea of buying lots of new equipment can be daunting — after all, many homesteaders are working to live […]
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 […]