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Feed Sack to Tote Bag Easy Upcycle

Feed Sack to Tote Bag Easy Upcycle

Are feed sacks piling up on your homestead? Don’t throw them away! Repurpose them into tote bags. The material is durable enough to withstand quite a bit of weight. The totes are perfect for shopping at the farmer’s market or grocery store. You can make […]

Easy Summer Egg Salad

Easy Summer Egg Salad

Making egg salad is a great way to put all the fresh eggs from your chickens to use. It’s easy, affordable, and this recipe has fewer calories because the mayonnaise is supplemented with yogurt. Whip up this quick egg salad to bring to a summer […]

What 23 Homesteaders Love Most About Homesteading

What 23 Homesteaders Love Most About Homesteading

Homesteaders seem to love what they do. They are up with the sun every morning working to take of care of livestock, tend the garden, and reap their rewards. This is the second post in a series where I interview homesteaders to find out more […]

Camping Scavenger Hunt Riddles

Camping Scavenger Hunt Riddles

Camping is a favorite childhood memory. Getting away from day-to-day responsibilities, exploring nature, and enjoying time together is what camping is all about. We are looking forward to taking Sadler on his first camping trip this summer with many more to follow. Keep kids of […]

Inspirational Gardening Free Printable

Inspirational Gardening Free Printable

Do you feel buried by the daily stressors of life? Grocery shopping, diapers, cooking, bills, repeat.  This quote has many meanings, yet it is so simple. Display it in your home as a reminder of your potential. You are not buried. You are planted. Wonderful […]

22 Homesteading Bloggers Share Why They Choose to Homestead

22 Homesteading Bloggers Share Why They Choose to Homestead

A homestead is a house and the land surrounding it. The term homesteading is often associated with living off the land by growing and preserving your own food and creating sustainability off the grid. Homestead bloggers use their corners of the internet to provide information […]

20 New Ways to Eat Eggs for Breakfast

20 New Ways to Eat Eggs for Breakfast

The best part of raising chickens is collecting and EATING their delicious eggs. They are rich and creamy and packed with flavor unlike eggs you buy at the grocery store. With less cholesterol and higher nutritional value, eggs from free ranging chickens are healthier too. […]

Homesteading and Homemaking Link-Up May 8, 2018

Homesteading and Homemaking Link-Up May 8, 2018

You all linked up some fantastic homesteading and homemaking posts last week! They are all pinned on Pinterest (because they were that good), and hopefully you met some new bloggers too. I know I did!  Thanks for helping this link-up party gain some traction. Isn’t […]

Moisturizing Essential Oil Pink Grapefruit Soap

Moisturizing Essential Oil Pink Grapefruit Soap

How stinking cute are these soaps?! They are super hydrating for your skin and smell wonderful too. I had never tried making soap before and didn’t know what it entailed, so I called in an expert friend on this one. We spent an afternoon creating […]

Homesteading and Homemaking Link-Up

Homesteading and Homemaking Link-Up

The internet is filled with talented homesteaders and homemakers, and I know from experience that they are the nicest people. (Well, they are at least tied with RV-ers and campers!) I am excited to partner with one of these talented bloggers, Kayla, The Homesteading Homemaker, […]