Plan your May homesteading chores according to your USDA Zone. Homesteading chores for fields, livestock, and gardens for USDA Zones 1 – 11
This recipe for Asparagus Quiche ‘Casserole’ is great when you want an easy quiche that feeds extra people. It’s wonderful for breakfast, brunch, lunch, or a delicious dinner!
Heirloom Seeds Giveaway!Enter for a chance to win these awesome heirloom seeds, soil amendments, and gift set of garden tools from Mary’s Heirloom Seeds!
What should you do with unwanted roosters? When ordering pullet to raise your own laying hens, you could end up with an unwanted rooster.
Make fresh strawberry salsa for a sweet and spicy dip for tortillas, topping for grilled meats or tacos, or to serve with your salads!
Gardener’s Rescue Hand Salve helps repair and heal rough dry hands. This easy recipe saves money and reduces waste!
Growing organic strawberries is a great way to provide healthy fruit for your family and save money! These small fruits may be grown even in urban areas!
Knowing how to save money on your homestead is a great way to become more self-reliant and save for the future.
This recipe for orange cream chocolates is decadent, rich, and hard to resist! Do you wish you could make your own gourmet chocolates from scratch and save some money? It may sound difficult, but these creamy chocolates are easy to make and you can add a different flavor.
Do you want to start a community garden? If you live in an urban area you may not have space to plant a garden at home. The high cost of groceries or a lack of nutritious produce in your area may have you wondering how to provide healthy meals for your family. Starting a community garden with other like-minded people might be the answer you’re looking for!
Make your own non-toxic air freshener spray with as few as 2 ingredients! It couldn’t be any easier to make and you don’t have to worry about breathing in artificial chemicals.
Safely heat your chick brooder! There are safer alternatives to heat lamps. If you must use a heat lamp, do so safely! Or brood chicks during warm weather.
Make your own Chocolate Peanut Butter Egg treats with this easy recipe! You can also shape the peanut butter filling into a ball for an everyday treat.
How to use hay or straw in the garden as mulch, to protect plants, or for creating cold frames, paths, or straw bale gardens. What you need to know!
Pasture-raised ducks are happier and healthier than ducks raised in confined conditions for their eggs and meat.
Salted Cinnamon Shortbread is a super easy cookie to make for a quick and delicious treat! This is a versatile recipe that may be change up a bit for different flavors.
DIY Body spray is an all natural product that helps eliminate toxic chemicals in your body care regimen! Customize for women or men.
DIY canes and walking sticks are very useful tools to have on hand. Learn to make your own cane or walking stick with a sapling from the woodlot!
How to join a community garden? If you would like to grow your own food, but don’t have the space, find a community garden near you…here’s how!
Heat tolerant chicken breeds are the best choice for hot climate homesteads. Choose the best breed for your area and help them stay cool in the heat!