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).

Reviews & Giveaways »

[21 Apr 2014 ]
Filaree Farm Potato Seed Pack Giveaway!

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to Katey and Chelsie, our two lucky winners! You can still get 10% off your order with coupon code NLH14 through April, but hurry- time’s running out!

Homestead Barn Hop »

[21 Apr 2014 ]
Monday’s Homestead Barn Hop #156

Come on in and see what new tips and recipes you’ll want try yourself from this week’s barn hop!

Gardening »

[15 Apr 2014 ]
Pruning Grape Vines… and Leaking Cuts

Timing is essential when pruning grape vines. Get it wrong, and “bleeding” will occur. (As I found out the hard way.)