Homestead Barn Hop »

[19 May 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #160

See what tips homesteaders around the globe have to share this week!

What's Cooking »

[16 May 2014 ]
Sauteed Spinach with Garlic

A super easy and delicious way to use a bunch of fresh spinach straight from the garden.

Home Remedies & Herbs »

[16 May 2014 ]
Making a Healing Plantain Oil

Plantain grows EVERYWHERE, and it’s such a useful medicinal plant. Here’s what I like to do with mine when it’s in all over the yard.

Reviews & Giveaways »

[15 May 2014 ]
The NEW EcoZoom Versa Stove GIVEAWAY!

*This Giveaway is now closed. Congrats to Bruce Bellis!* Here’s your chance to win a new and improved version of my favorite portable off-grid stove- the Zoom Versa!

The Homestead Life »

[13 May 2014 ]
No Time To Be Bored

Here’s an update on a few of the recent happenings around the homestead.

Homestead Barn Hop »

[12 May 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #159

Lots of awesome homesteading tips in here! Check out what everyone has to share this week!

From Scratch Recipes »

[5 May 2014 ]
Roasted Asparagus with Radish and Chive Butter

A delicious roasted asparagus recipe using home grown ingredients which are usually in season together.

Homestead Barn Hop »

[5 May 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #158

Come on in and see what fun and interesting new things you can learn from homesteaders around the globe!

Gardening »

[2 May 2014 ]
May 2014: In The Garden

A quick peak into my garden as it looks right now.

Eating Off The Land »

[29 Apr 2014 ]
Wild Foraging: Mayapples

I was so excited when I finally learned what the umbrella-like leaves that are popping up all over the forest floor are. Especially that they have edible fruits!!

Homestead Barn Hop »

[28 Apr 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #157

Come on in and see what fun and interesting new things you can learn from homesteaders around the globe!

Home Remedies & Herbs »

[23 Apr 2014 ]
(Updated) Medicinal Weed: Ajuga, aka Bugleweed

At first glance it looks like another lowly weed. But before you yank it out to toss aside, check out the medicinal benefits of Ajuga (aka Bugleweed).