Freezer stockpiling is a great way to start prepping on your homestead.

Freezer stockpiling is a great way to prep for homesteaders. It is basically a means of buying whats on sale each week or month and freezing as much as you can for use on a later date.  Freezer stockpiling is similar to stockpiling the pantry. The trick to freezer stockpilingContinue Reading

Winter homestead preparations for the inside on the homestead.

Winter is coming. For some it is already here it seems. Everyone is talking about preparing your homestead for winter outside.  But what about winter homestead preparations on the inside. We prepare our gardens and land for winter but we also should prepare other areas like the barns, equipment sheds, animalContinue Reading

Make your own DIY vinegar cleaners for your entire home.

Doing my part to help save the environment and live a healthier life on my homestead led me to choose a “greener” lifestyle. I already made the switch from traditional paper towels to “Unpaper Towels“. Next, it was on to removing those nasty chemical-filled cleaners that I was using and replacingContinue Reading

Roundup of pumpkin recipes from around the web.

Pumpkins are everywhere this time of the year! And with the arrival of all those wonderful fruits (yes, they are a fruit) comes all of the yummy pumpkin recipes that go with them. This post is just some of the tasty recipes I found in my search to add someContinue Reading

Ginger can be grown in the garden in the south and in containers in the north. Either way, it provides so many health benefits, it's easy to grow and use!

Ginger is a plant to which the rhizome (the root) is used as a spice for cooking and as an added ingredient to homeopathic medicines. It is known to be one of the healthiest spices you can put into your body. This spicy herb is also added to many DIYContinue Reading

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More and more people are turning towards natural remedies at home for healing common ailments. Over-the-counter medicines contain ingredients that a lot of health-conscious people just don’t want to put into their bodies. These ingredients can lead to cancer and a myriad of other dangerous health problems. Natural remedies areContinue Reading