This peppermint foot balm is easy and inexpensive to make. Apply to tired, cracked feet to help soothe and heal your skin. Use on hands, and face too!
Create your own flower and veggie row markers for your garden! These garden row markers were made with scrap wood and painted for free and simple stakes!
Make a batch of easy peach freezer jam using fresh or frozen peaches and less sugar than most freezer jam. Bonus: Mango-Peach jam -no pectin or white sugar!
How to Make Money from Your Homestead – Over 100 ideas to earn extra income from your homestead or small farm. Supplement or replace your paycheck!
This maple spice applesauce recipe is a delicious twist on traditional applesauce. Lightly sweetened and flavored with maple, cinnamon, and nutmeg…yum!
Make your very own batch of garenders’ hand salve for healing dry cracked skin or for giving as a gift to the gardener or DIY expert on your list!
Learn to can, dehydrate, pickle, freeze, and ferment your food! Save money and live a more self-reliant life by putting up the harvest from your homestead!
These ideas to save money on the homestead aren’t just for homesteaders! Many of them can be used by anyone, anywhere! Share your tips too!
How to freeze and safely can your pumpkins and winter squash. Save pumpkins and winter squash for later with these preservation methods!
Preserve garlic with one of these handy methods! Learn how to store garlic in your root cellar or freezer, pickle garlic or dehydrate it for storage!
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Repel mosquitoes and stop their bites from itching with this simple homemade spray! Made with all-natural, non-toxic ingredients with a great scent!
Stuffed Poblano Peppers Recipe Inspired by Chiles Rellenos I created this recipe for stuffed poblano peppers as an inexpensive and healthier version of the Chiles Rellenos we enjoy from a… Read more »
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Learn how to preserve your garden harvest. Notes on the easiest methods to preserve fruits and veggies!
This recipe for Burdock with Black Beans and Pasta is a dish I created to use more wild foods foraged from our homestead. It’s a cheap and delicious meal!
Carduni made with burdock leaves is another great dish you can cook up from foraged greens. This is a great way to save money and eat healthy!
This Creamy Burdock Soup is a tasty spring dish! Made with just fresh milk, butter, burdock leaves, ramps, mushrooms, and a little flour.
DIY with My Dad! Take a tour of his workshop and see some of his creations and the hand tools he uses to create them. He has quite a collection!
Use your surplus milk in spring to make these delicious dairy products! Buttermilk, sour cream, yogurt, cheese, butter…the list goes on! Links to recipes!