The backyard chicken coop has become the symbol of the modern homesteader. There is something special about adding that coop to your garden farm and collecting healthy backyard eggs. But there are 5 mistakes with the backyard chicken coop I see repeated often, even though they are easy to remedy. So I decided it was […]
Finding out homestead was the easy part. Buying it, however, has been a challenge. Between the different financing options, working with an estate Judge, changing banks, and me taking time off to have a baby, things have been less than easy. If you’re looking, or in the process of buying your homestead, learn from our […]
If you haven’t fermented something in the kitchen, you haven’t lived! Yea, that’s right! But, don’t worry! Ginger Bug is the easiest introduction to home fermentation and has crazy health benefits! In this article, we discuss exactly how you can make your own and why you should!
Sunscreens/sunblocks–These are a pretty controversial topic when comes to knowing which ones are “good,” and which ones to completely avoid. Since I live in the desert Southwest where the sun is KILLER, sunscreen is a very important item to use if you are outside a lot. Now, I’ll be honest—I am NOT a fan of […]