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January 2014

Butchering in Subzero Temperatures

Check out my posts ‘How to Cull Your Old Laying Hens’ and ‘Butchering An Injured Hen’ for more of my thoughts on butchering. Extreme …

Oatmeal Raisin Bar Cookies from Scratch

Quick Cookies for Busy Homesteaders For all of you busy homesteaders who have trouble finding time to get everything done, these are …

Survival Summit!

Off Grid Food Preservation I’m not one to go around tooting my own horn…I’m too busy getting my homesteading work done! But …

Killing a Possum on the Homestead

Homesteading Isn’t All Fun & Games If you’ve been following along on my homesteading and self sufficiency journey, you already know that …

Baking from Scratch on the Homestead

Check out my recipes for Homemade Muffin Mix, Dark Chocolate Cake, and Pumpkin Cranberry Muffins! Why Ditch the Mix? As a kid …

Skinning a Chicken - Should you Skin or Pluck Your Poultry

How To Skin a Chicken or Other Poultry

  See also How to Butcher a Chicken How To Skin a Chicken, or Any Other Poultry I recently shared an article, Should …

How to Make Egg Noodles

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Check out my post on What to do With Extra Eggs. Homemade Egg Noodles If you’ve never …

Should You Skin or Pluck Your Poultry? - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

Should You Skin or Pluck Your Home Butchered Poultry?

For a complete tutorial, check out my post on How to Butcher a Chicken. Read my instructions on How to Skin a Chicken! …