How to Create a Successful Homestead Business

You’ve chosen how you’re going to make an income and are ready to start bringing in the money, honey. But creating a true and profitable business is more than just selling an item to someone who wants it, or at least, there’s more involved, though...

How to Grow and Dry Your Own Herbs

As a new gardener, I often found the task of growing prize-winning tomatoes and succulent melons very daunting. Can I say succulent melons here? Get your head out of the gutter! But growing and drying your own herbs, now that was a new task. Gardening...

Remedies for Poison Ivy Rash

Home remedies for poison ivy rash are often safer and more effective than treating poison ivy with store-bought remedies. Also, knowing how to treat poison ivy can save you precious time and money by helping you avoid costly doctor appointments. If you spend any time...

How to Treat Bumblefoot with Essential Oils and Herbs

Bumblefoot (also known as Pododermatitis). It’s one of those things that most chicken keepers will have to deal with at some point or another during their chicken keeping adventure. Naturally treating bumblefoot with herbs and essential oils is more than likely the easiest and more...

All-Natural DIY Hair Mask Recipes

A DIY hair mask is a great option for improving the look and texture of all hair types. If you’ve never tried one, I hope today’s post will encourage you to try one–or more! What are Hair Masks? Hair masks are a form of hair treatment...

Backyard Bird Feeding on the Homestead

It was a cold morning and I had just come in from filling the backyard bird feeders. I stoked the fire and poured myself a cup of coffee. I make my way to the window and wait. Soon the birds will begin arriving and...