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!
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
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!
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.
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!
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
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!
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!
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
Get amazing pantry storage ideas to get your real food kitchen organized and looking amazing!
Show the mason jar love in your farmhouse kitchen. Mason jar kitchen decor ideas to decorate your kitchen with mason jar style!
Learn how to create a self supporting homestead that pays for it’s own upkeep and expenses. It is one of the first steps in becoming fully self sustainable!
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!
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!
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!
Do you have a long list of things to accomplish on your homestead? Learn the steps to having the most productive homesteading year ever!
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!
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!
Fencing is a big job. Are you making any of these 6 Fencing Mistakes? If you are you could be costing yourself a lot of time and money!
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.
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.
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!
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!
In this Post: Learn how to make a beautiful wreath for your front door using guinea fowl wing feathers and dried calendula! A last year we purchased 10 guinea keets from a local breeder. Over the next few months we lost a couple- one to a nervous disorder and a couple...
In this post: Learn how to make tiny gift boxes out of recycled Christmas cards! I have a hard time parting with greeting cards, so I try to reuse them is some way- from using them in packaging for my handmade jewelry, in crafts for the kids, to making these cute...
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.
Do you use pallets around your home and garden? Here are 6 quick and easy pallet projects. No disassembling required!
Learn how to make a quick shelter out of pallets! Great for a run-in shed for goats, alpacas or any other farm animal!