We took our Colorado dream vacation this year and had a blast! Here’s where we went and a bunch of photos. 🙂
Repel mosquitoes and stop their bites from itching with this simple homemade spray! Made with all-natural, non-toxic ingredients with a great scent!
How to survive summer on your homestead! Homesteading is even more demanding in summer so check out these tips for surviving summer on your homestead!
Welcome to Farm Fresh Tuesdays… Whether you are here to read some fun posts or share your talent with us, I’m so happy to have you here! I hope you… Read more »
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 »
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!
Mary’s Heirloom Seeds Giveaway runs from May 15th through May 25th, 2019…enter now for your chance to win this amazing giveaway!
This Creamy Burdock Soup is a tasty spring dish! Made with just fresh milk, butter, burdock leaves, ramps, mushrooms, and a little flour.
Wondering why your chickens don’t lay eggs? Here is a list of common reasons that hens may not lay eggs.
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!
Farm fresh eggs are one of my favorite parts of living on a homestead. Here are some ideas for using your fresh eggs on the homestead!
The Self Reliance Challenge bloggers share their best posts and we announce a giveaway winner!
Baking in a Dutch oven on top of a wood burning stove is a great way to cook your food and save energy too! Here are some of my adventures in baking on my wood stove.
Vegetables from my ‘root cellar’ help our family be more self reliant. I’d like to build a real root cellar to be even more self reliant!
Want to be more self reliant? Me too! I’ve made a resolution to be more self sufficient in the coming year. Here is a list of my goals and what I am already doing to be self reliant.
Create a homespun holiday with easy stenciled Christmas cards to send your friends and family. Make pretty decorations for your home or to give as gifts!
These wheat free dog biscuits are a great homemade treat for dogs with sensitive stomachs!
100+ DIY Gift And Card Ideas From Your Homestead Create some DIY gifts and cards from your homestead for the holidays and save money this year! Here is a… Read more »