Homestead for the Holidays Giveaway: Great Resources for Your Homestead

Can you believe the holidays are right around the corner? It is less than 6 weeks to the biggest holiday shopping time of the year! And we all know that means spending money in one way or another. That’s why the Homestead for the Holidays Giveaway is perfect right now!

This year a few of my blogger friends and I would love to give you a chance to win a ton of cool and interesting e-books and even a course for your homestead collection with the Homestead for the Holidays Giveaway. And don’t worry, if you are not the lucky winner you can always purchase these e-books and the course for yourself and/or for a friend.

Take a look at the fabulous e-books you could make part of your collection then check out the rules and how to enter the Homestead for the Holidays Giveaway at the bottom of this post.

Homestead for the Holidays Giveaway Products

Self Sufficient Home Acre Book

The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

The Beginner’s Guide to Backyard Homesteading paperback book

From raising chickens to tending gardens and orchards, starting a backyard homestead is a practical way to live more sustainably. This homesteading book for beginners provides essential information, step-by-step instructions, and practical tips for transforming your backyard into a homestead that puts food on the table reduces household waste and helps you return to your roots.

Learn how to create a customized action plan for your backyard homestead, calculate expenses, and set realistic goals for every step of the process. From planting vegetable and herb gardens to beekeeping and raising dairy, poultry, and meat animals, you’ll find everything you need to start a sustainable backyard homestead from scratch.

Price: $16.19

Self Sufficient Home Acre Book 2

How to Make Money at The Farmers Market eBook

Are you looking for ways to add a side hustle to your homestead? Do you want to make an income from your garden? Maybe you’re hoping to earn income from home by growing food for a farm stand.

Selling your homegrown and homemade goods at the Farmers Market or a home-based Farm Stand are both great ways to make a side income if you know where to start!

In this eBook, you’ll find out how to:

  • Set up your business
  • Plan ahead for success
  • Choose the best location for sales
  • Pick the best products to sell
  • Market your goods for increased income

In addition, you’ll get a bunch of helpful worksheets and checklists to help you plan ahead and track your business records!

Price: $2.99

The Farm Wife Book 1

The Farm Wife

The Search For A Simple Life paperback book…

When faced with the many uncertainties in life, we often wonder how we can make it through relatively unscathed. Whether it be personal, such as the loss of employment, hectic schedules and the cost of living going up, or globally, such as chemicals in our foods, food scarcities and health-related pandemics, we begin to start longing for a better way to live.

Learning to live a simple life may not fix all of life’s problems, but it is certainly a way to help you provide for your family, cut expenses and live a quieter life at a slower pace. The Search for a Simple Life outlines the basic steps you can take to start shifting your lifestyle.

From building a foundation on faith and living a more frugal life, to gardening, preserving the harvest, teaching your children basic life skills, and more, The Search for a Simple Life offers ideas and food for thought to help you begin a journey toward living a happier, healthier and more contented life. 

Price: $9.99 (Available only on Amazon)

The Farm Wife Book 2

Have a Merry Simple Christmas eBook & 25 Days to a Merry, Simple Christmas Journal! What a great addition to the Homestead for the Holidays Giveaway!

Have a Merry, Simple Christmas is designed with you in mind to help keep your holiday organized and running smoothly and still maintain the normal daily activities and meals. Loaded with tips, ideas, and worksheets – from getting organized with a notebook,  recipes, and meal planning help for regular meals, as well as for the holidays, to gift ideas (and DIY directions for them, stocking stuffers, and tree decorations) you can find it all here.  

There are also 15 great printables – including party planning, shopping lists, and budget worksheets, to name just a few. This e-book can easily get you well on your way to loving every minute of a Merry, Simple Christmas, and still keep the sparkle in the holidays!

Price: $12.99 for eBook and $3.99 for journal

Sales Info:  25% Discount + a Free Copy of 25 Days to Have a Merry, Simple Christmas Journal (valued at $3.99) will be included with your purchase of A Merry Simple Christmas eBook when you add the coupon code HTH25. Just email Julie at to let her know you purchased the book and she will send you the journal!

Joy on this Mom Jurney Course

Joy on This Mom Journey

Super Easy Guide To Planning Your Garden Like A Pro online course…

Course NameSuper Easy Guide To Planning Your Garden Like A Pro
Description:  A complete garden planning course that will give you a crystal clear plan for a garden that will produce all your family needs (and wants) for the year. Super Easy Guide To Planning Your Garden Like A Pro will give you confidence in your gardening plan, and a calmness that you haven’t left anything out and Know you won’t forget anything important. 

Units on:

  • What to grow
  • When to plant
  • How much to grow
  • Season extension and year-long harvests
  • How to plan for succession planting and companion planting
  • How to plan for space requirements
  • Making a visual garden plan
  • Printable forms, charts, lists, and more to bring your plan to life.
  • and much more

Price: Super Easy Guide to Planning Your Garden Like A Pro is regularly $24

SALE PRICE: November 14th through 30th this course is 35% off with code BYH35 or follow this link…

Better Hens and Gardens Book

Better Hens and Gardens

Nigerian Dwarf Goats 101 is the first book in a series of four ebooks on the breed, and it describes why the breed is so popular, what the basic requirements are for keeping Nigerian Dwarf goats, and the questions you should consider before committing to owning them.

 If you think you want to get started with this increasingly popular breed of small goats, then this book will get you started on the right track! 

In the first book, Nigerian Dwarf Goats 101, you’ll learn:

  • What it takes to house, feed, & keep them healthy 
  • What they can be used for (milk, meat, weed control, companionship, etc.)
  •  Which types are best given your goals
  • Common mistakes to avoid

Price: $4.99 and includes a coupon code at the end of  the book for $2.00 OFF the next book in the series: Nigerian Dwarf Goats 201: Getting Started (regularly $6.99)

Grow Where You Sow Book

Grow Where You Sow

The Ultimate Homesteading Basics eBook

Description: The Ultimate Homesteading Basics Book is your one-stop-shop for all the basic information you’ll need as a homesteader. With 50 pages, 7 chapters, and 10 free pdf downloads, it covers small livestock, predators, gardening, compost, and the resources and advice you need to get started. Whether you’re a beginning homesteader or a forgetful homesteading veteran, this eBook is your manual for quick and accurate information, resources, and advice.

Price: $12.99

Sale: 75% off with the code giveaway75 from November 14th through November 22nd… That’s just $3.25!

OakHill Homestead Book

Oak Hill Homestead

How to Grow Vegetables & Herbs in a Shady Garden eBook

Description: Some vegetable plants will grow just fine in filtered or partial shade, and many herbs even prefer it. If your garden space is less than sunny, you might need to use some creativity to grow a great garden  – but I’ll tell you all my secrets in my new 27-page ebook, How to Grow Vegetables and Herbs in a Shady Garden.

Price: $2.49

15 Acre Homestead Book

15 Acre Homestead

Natural Old Time Hacks Tips and Recipes for Your Homestead Garden eBook…

If it’s time to clean out your closet, the Tips and Tricks section can put some of those items to better use. From old boots and helmets to kitchen ladles and chopsticks, Natural Old Time Hacks Tips and Recipes for your Homestead Garden is chock full of great ideas to help you create and maintain a lush, beautiful garden.

 No matter what is preventing you from having that picture-perfect garden, you will find a remedy in this great e-book. All you have to do is check your pantry or refrigerator for most of the common ingredients.  You can also find links for websites where you can order what you don’t have, or have beneficial insects delivered right to your door.

Price: $5.99

Home Grown Self Reliance Book

Homegrown Self Reliance

Raising Chickens for a Natural, Self-Sufficient Lifestyle eBook…

So you want to start raising chickens? What a wonderful idea! Chickens are often referred to as a “gateway” to raising livestock. And they are a great way to start working on your self-sufficiency. But actually raising them can raise a lot of questions!

Have you ever wondered: What size coop do you need for the number of chickens you want? What do you use for bedding? How do you care for chicks? What if a chicken gets sick? I don’t have money to take her to the vet! What about caring for chickens in winter? Do I need to heat the coop? You’ll get all of these answers and many, many more in my newest e-book, Raising Chickens For a Natural, Self-Sufficient Lifestyle.

And right now, it’s priced at the low, low price of $1.99. Normally $3.99! Go grab yours today!

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  1. Awesome, so much info. Thank you

  2. Hi Annie!! This is an incredible giveaway! Hope I win lol

    1. Author

      Thanks! I am so happy you find it awesome! Good luck to you!

  3. Thank you for blogging about your homesteading adventures and for putting together this great group of resources. I thoroughly enjoy your site.

    1. Author

      I am so touched to hear that! Thanks so much and good luck with the giveaway!

  4. I am hoping to win a book. But I feel that I was already winning from blog post you have already done. I will keep watching and reading. Thank you.

    1. Author

      Thanks so much! Good luck with the giveaway! And thanks for following me!!

    1. Author

      THey are really amazing books! I have them all! Good luck!

  5. I do not know if this is possible, but could you remove my entries from the giveaway? I had already entered before I noticed that it’s only open to residents of the contiguous US. While I was born and raised in NYC, I now live in Scotland. My withdrawal might help someone eligible to have a better chance of winning.

    1. Author

      Awe…Im sorry. Let me see what I can do!

  6. Your description of yourself is a lot like me. I’m yankee-born, too; still living in New England. But, I love the South, and also Amish country. I would love to live down that way. Thank you for participating in the giveaway, not just for the opportunity, but, because now I found your blog, which is awesome!

    1. Author

      I am so glad you found me! And when you do get to the south stop by for a visit!! Good luck on the giveaway!

  7. This is an awesome giveaway!! There are some very useful items for the gardener and homesteader. Thank you for giving us the opportunity to win.

    1. Author

      Good luck to you! The books are simply amazing!

    1. Author

      THey are amazing! Good luck!!

  8. Love this giveaway. Thanks for the opportunity!

    1. Author

      Good luck! and Thanks for stopping by!

  9. Hi, you have an Italian sounding last name. My maiden name was Ferracci. I have purchased your book about making money at the farmers market, so I can start planning for the spring. I can’t wait to get started reading it. I hope to win one of the other great books.

  10. I’m retiring soon and want to do more of this

  11. Hi I love what Annie shares in her news letters and about her family and homestead life, it’s a learning experience for me to work out my small homestead in a trailer park.

  12. Thanks for the chance at this wonderful giveaway.

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