[18 Sep 2012 ]
How To Can Pears (Halved or Sliced)- Raw Pack Method

Here’s a step-by-step tutorial for a no-cook recipe for canning pears either halved or sliced.

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Prepping & Politics »

[29 Oct 2014 ]
Take A Peek Into A Vault That Houses Humanity’s Greatest Treasure

HURRY!! This private showing will only be online via the web on October 30th, 2014 at 7pm CST. Register today so you don’t miss a thing!

Gardening »

[29 Oct 2014 ]
Fig Trees and Chicken Manure

It’s amazing what difference a little chicken manure can make!

Homestead Barn Hop »

[27 Oct 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #182

So many creative ideas shared here from homesteaders around the world! Come on in and see what fun new tips and tricks you can learn this week!

Off Grid »

[21 Oct 2014 ]
Going Off Grid: Getting Rid of the Dishwasher.

Getting rid of our automatic dishwasher is one part of how we’re preparing to go off the grid. Here’s a creative way we filled the empty space the old appliance left behind.

Homestead Barn Hop »

[20 Oct 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #181

Come on in and see what fun homesteading tips you can learn this week in the Homestead Barn Hop. Don’t forget to link up and share!

Homestead Barn Hop »

[6 Oct 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #179

Another week full of great homesteading tips! Check ‘em out.

Preserving Food »

[1 Oct 2014 ]
Canning Potatoes

Canning potatoes is a great way to preserve them! Here’s an easy tutorial on how to can potatoes at home.

Preserving Food »

[29 Sep 2014 ]
Pickled Figs Recipe: “Christmas in a Jar”

These “pickled” figs are canned in a sweet brine of sugar, cinnamon and cloves. They’re better than candy. If you have access to fresh figs, you have got to try this recipe!

Homestead Barn Hop »

[29 Sep 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #178

Another Monday full of homesteading tips you won’t wanna miss!

Off Grid »

[23 Sep 2014 ]
How To Easily Convert a Chest Freezer to a Fridge For Solar and More!

Here’s the easiest way to convert a standard chest freezer into an energy efficient fridge which can be run on solar power. No re-wiring required!

Homestead Barn Hop »

[22 Sep 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #177

Check out what fellow homesteaders have linked up to share this week! There’s always something new to learn :)

Off Grid »

[16 Sep 2014 ]
The Solar Panels Are Up!

Our solar panels are up and running! Let me walk you through our setup so you can see what we did…