Make a DIY chicken swing from items you probably already have on hand. Instant entertainment for you AND your hens!
Nearly a week without power -- could you do it? We did. Here's what worked (and what didn't) when our power grid went down.
Whew. It’s been a whirlwind of a year, both in real life and on the site!
Recently I've been hearing talk that some cast iron products are pre-seasoned with genetically modified oils. GMO cast iron?? Here's the scoop!
Improved self-sufficiency isn't something we can achieve quickly and cross off a list. Rather, it's a meandering path of lessons and learning skills.
Make 'em smile - and make it a greener holiday - with these upcycled gift ideas.
This super easy fresh cranberry sauce graces our table every Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Lacto-fermentation is fast, easy, and good for you! This cauliflower recipe is a great way to start.
Whether you're hosting a big meal for extended family or keeping it relatively simple, I think you'll be surprised to find that it doesn't take that much more time or effort to make it yourself -- plus, homemade just tastes better.
Building a chicken coop is easy, as is raising chickens. Even so, take a little advice to avoid the mistakes I made!