[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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Homestead Barn Hop »

[14 Sep 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #176

Link up and share what you’ve been learning and doing around the homestead!

Gardening »

[10 Sep 2014 ]
Hornworms & Braconid Wasps: Nature’s Organic Pest Control

Hornworms can be devastating to your tomato or pepper plants. Here’s one awesome way Nature takes care of them for you!

Home Remedies & Herbs »

[9 Sep 2014 ]
Catnip: An Edible and Medicinal Herb

Catnip is an important herb for anyone looking to treat their family naturally. Here’s what I do with mine, and how you can use catnip yourself.

Homestead Barn Hop »

[8 Sep 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #175

Come on in for another week of the homestead barn hop, where homesteaders from around the globe link up to share their favorite tips, tricks, and recipes.

Home Remedies & Herbs »

[7 Sep 2014 ]
Hyssop Oxymel: An Herbal Expectorant Recipe

Learn to grow and use hyssop to treat stubborn coughs and chest congestion. Here’s how…

Homestead Barn Hop »

[1 Sep 2014 ]
Homestead Barn Hop #174

Another week, another hop full of all sorts of homesteading information. Link up and share what you know!

homeschooling »

[31 Aug 2014 ]
Homeschooling Question For My Readers: How Do You Manage Multiple Grade Levels?

If you’re a homesteading, homeschooling mama of multiple ages/grade levels, I’d love to know how you manage your school day as well as your farm chores. What have you found to work best for you?

Homestead Barn Hop »

[25 Aug 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #173

Welcome to another weekly barn hop, where homesteaders around the globe link up to share their favorite tips for the week.

Homestead Barn Hop »

[18 Aug 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #172

Lots of new stuff to check out in this week’s addition of the Barn Hop!

The Homestead Life »

[14 Aug 2014 ]
Solar Panels. Elderberries. Sugar Beets. Huckleberries. And More.

Summer days are busier than ever. So many fun new things to learn and do. Here’s what we’ve been up to lately…

Homestead Barn Hop »

[11 Aug 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #171

Another week, another awesome Barn Hop! Come on in and see what there is to learn from homesteaders around the globe this week!

Homestead Barn Hop »

[4 Aug 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #170

Come and see what you can learn in this week’s Homestead Barn Hop!