Farmers Market Inspiration- Creative and Unique Products For Success!

So you want to sell at a farmers market? Great! We all want side hustles, especially if they go hand in hand with our farming and homesteading aspirations. Do your Homework If you’re going to sell at a farmers market, then you need to be…

How to Update Your Farmhouse WITHOUT Sacrificing Functionality!

Homesteading is a constant struggle to balance your time and energy. While some things may be able to be postponed, the animals will always need to be fed and gardens will always need tending. Due to these immediate and constant needs, it is important…

Father’s Day Gift Ideas for Homesteaders!

Dear ol Dad. He is the man that has it all. With Father’s Day fast approaching, there is a lot of pressure to find the perfect gift for Dad. If your Dad is a homesteader, this complicates the search for the perfect gift even more. Here’s…

Caring Landlord or Slumlord, What Is YOUR Beekeeping Style?

I wanted to preface this article. This may make some people mad. This is not my intention. With the rise in the popularity of beekeeping, sloppy beekeeping, and cutting corners is becoming more common place than proper practices. I hope that this article will…

Learn How To Motivate Your Children With Farm Chores

One question that I get often is, “How old does my child need to be to start chores?” I may be a minority, but I believe that we often underestimate our children. Not allowing your child to do chores, and thus learn responsibility, is…

Goat Birthing Kit- How You Can Prepare For Goat Kidding Season

Raising goats is a rewarding aspect to your homestead! Every year,  homesteaders look forward to goat kidding season with eager anticipation. When it comes to goats, an ounce of prevention is better than a pound of cure. Nowhere else is this saying more true than…

Recycled Seed Starting Containers

It’s that time of year again, every gardener’s green thumb is twitching with anticipation of spring! Stores are once again stocking seed starting supplies, your mailbox is full of seed catalogues, and you’re ready to dive right in. Before we jump in and buy…

How to Make and Keep Meaningful Homestead Resolutions

It is that time of year again, the days are cold and short, and we are eager to turn over a new leaf with the new year. New Year’s resolutions are something that have in itself become a tradition. Often times, our resolutions focus…

“Bee” Mine This Valentine’s Day!

Valentine’s Day has stumped sweethearts for generations. The quest for the perfect, meaningful gift has driven many to the brink of desperation, and even more into the doghouse. Often, in our deadline induced panic, we resort to the cliché and overdone flowers and candy….

Starting A Personal Seed Bank

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