Homesteading

What to Do With an Onion (or Garlic Clove) That Has Sprouted

Has an Onion or Garlic Clove Sprouted in Your Refrigerator or Pantry? You've probably come across this situation plenty of times— you bring home a bag [...]

Back To Basics: How To Make Sugar At Home

One of the best bartering products when SHTF is undoubtedly going to be sugar. It will also be a great product to have in order to make treats that boost [...]

7 Encouraging Tips To Get the Overwhelmed Homesteader Back on Track

  Do you run a small or large homestead? Are you striving to be self-sufficient? Are you also struggling to keep your head above water in this season [...]

Lost Arts: Bringing a Chicken from Pasture to Plate

  There are many skills that have been lost over time.  Things your great grandparents did in their daily lives that are now left to machines in some [...]

Store Veggies For Long Term Step-By-Step

You cannot imagine how comforting it is to have fresh produce in hard times. But sometimes your garden just isn’t ready when you need it, or your [...]

Five Ways To Preserve Meat In the Wild

Unfortunately, many people are unaware of how to preserve meat without a refrigerator and have completely forgotten how our grandfathers preserved their [...]

How to Grow Truffles in 7 Easy Steps and Make a Big Profit

  Have you ever heard of a truffle? They are very popular in European countries but are considered a delicacy among those that are very well off [...]

How To Make Smoked, Salt Cured Fatback

Mine was truly a lovely childhood. I grew up on salt pork that was stored hanged in our root cellar. Almost anything in our pantry was home-made. The fatback [...]

Survival Homesteading: Crop Production and Storage for Livestock

  One of the hardest cords to cut for homesteaders is dependence on commercial feeds. Our modern livestock – even a lot of the dual-purpose [...]

6 Easy Homemade Breads For A Healthy Life

  Bread is a staple in most diets and can be a real lifesaver, literally, when it comes to surviving. Unfortunately modern store-bought bread has very [...]

Help Your Cow Or Goat Give More Milk !

If you have cows or goats for milk, you’ve most likely ran into times when milk production goes down. [...]

Homesteading 101: What Is It and the Essential Steps to Get Started

  Have you been hanging around our blog very long? If so, we are so glad you are here. But if you haven’t, you may be wondering what this blog is [...]