Building a Homesteading
Are you building your dream homestead? Get tips and tricks on all aspects of homesteading- from recycled projects to building a self sufficient homestead. Check out the articles below to learn more!
Tools to Help You Live the Best Homestead Life
I can help you plan and simplify your homestead; from chickens and goats to the garden and canned goods.
Recycling on the Homesteading
I love recycling on my homestead and free wooden pallets are one of my favorite homesteading tools. Here are some project ideas for you that feature recycled materials like pallets or plastic barrels.
Fencing On the Homestead
Fencing is an important part of any homestead. You need good fences around your pastures for livestock and around your gardens to keep out pests.
All Homesteading Articles
The Number 1 Way to Get Rid of Foxes for Good!
Foxes are a big problem for poultry owner. Learn this number one tip to get rid of foxes for good and quit losing your birds to these sly predators!
10 Amazing DIY Mason Jar Lights to Decorate Your Home
Do you love Mason jars? Check out these 10 Amazing DIY Mason Jar Lights to inspire you to add more mason jars to your farmhouse decor!
The Ultimate Guide to Your Farm Fencing Options
With all the choices, it can be hard to decide which of the farm fencing options best fit your needs. Get to 411 on all your options and make an informed decision.
DIY Christmas: Blown Egg Ornaments
Egg Ornaments are a beautiful and easy way to decorate your tree! Try some today to add a homestead flair to your tree or to give them away as gifts!
5 Preparedness Supplies You Need as Part of Your Disaster Kit
Everyone should have a kit of supplies on hand in case of emergency. Here are 5 preparedness supplies you need to keep in your disaster kit to help you through any emergency or disaster.
11 Ways to Use Recycled Plastic Barrels on the Homestead
Homestead projects don’t have to be expensive or fancy, check out these 11 projects you can make using recycled plastic barrels as the main component!
How to Dry Calendula Flowers
Do you have calendula growing in the garden? Learn how to preserve it and have your own dried calendula flowers for use in tea, salves, and more!
5 Reasons You Need to Raise Grass Fed Beef on Your Homestead
Raising your own food is a rewarding experience that all homesteaders strive for. Here are 5 Reasons you need to raise grass fed beef on your homestead
Pantry Storage Ideas for the Real Food Kitchen
Does your kitchen feel messy and disorganized? Get amazing pantry storage ideas to get your real food kitchen organized and looking amazing!
Mason Jar Kitchen Decor Ideas
Show the mason jar love in your farmhouse kitchen. Mason jar kitchen decor ideas to decorate your kitchen with mason jar style!
5 Tips for Creating a Self-Supporting Homestead
Learn how to create a self supporting homestead that pays for its own upkeep and expenses. It is one of the first steps in becoming fully self sustainable!
100+ Ways to Make Money Farming You’ll Wish You’d Known Sooner!
Do you want to quit your job and create a sustainable income from your homestead? Here are 100+ ways to make money farming just to get you started!
How to Grow More Food in Less Time
Do you want to garden but life keeps getting in the way? Try out these time-saving tips to grow more food in less time!
The Surprising Way We Make Money from Our Homestead Online!
There are a million ways to make money from your homestead. Find out the surprising number one way we make money online from our homestead!
5 Tips to Planning a Productive Homesteading Year
No matter if you are new to homesteading or an old pro these 5 tips will help you be more productive and achieve your homestead goals!
15 DIY Pallet Shed, Barn, and Building Ideas
Do you need a livestock barn or storage shed? Try out some of these amazing DIY Pallet Shed, Barn, and Building Ideas that use free pallet wood as a base!
6 Fencing Mistakes That Cost You Time and Money
Fencing is a big job- make sure you aren’t making any of these fencing mistakes before you build your fence to save yourself some time and money!
5 Tips for How to Eat Local in the Winter
Eating local is a good way to support your local economy. How do you eat local during the winter months? Here are 5 tips on how to eat local in the winter.
32 Ways to Earn Money from Home With Your Homestead
Do you want to become self-sufficient financially? Here are 32 Ways to Earn Money from Your Homestead to help you supplement your household income.
How to Make Beautiful Guinea Feather Earrings
Learn how to make beautiful guinea feather earrings for yourself or to give as a gift! They are quick and easy to make and so much fun!
Gifts for Gardeners: Give the Gift of Potted Herbs!
There is nothing better than something growing and green in the middle of winter. This year give the gift of potted herbs to your favorite cook or gardener!
How to Make a Guinea Feather Wreath for Your Front Door!
Learn how to make a beautiful guinea feather wreath for your front door using guinea fowl wing feathers and dried calendula!
How to Make Tiny Gift Boxes from Recycled Christmas Cards!
Learn how to make recycled Christmas card boxes. Adorable little boxes just right for small gifts and treats for someone special!
How to Make a Pallet Barn for Your Livestock!
Learn how we made a 10×10 pallet barn for our goats. Make your own for your livestock or as a workshop or storage shed.
6 Quick and Easy Pallet Projects for the Homestead
Do you use pallets around your home and garden? Here are 6 quick and easy pallet projects. No disassembling required!
How to Make a Quick Pallet Shelter for Livestock
Learn how to make a quick shelter out of pallets! Great for a run-in shed for goats, alpacas or any other farm animal!