10 Perfect DIY Projects for the Homestead

There are many ways to add things to your homestead. One option is to buy what you need and the other is to build what you need. If you like to build things and save some money along the way, then you may want to some of these projects to update your homestead. Chicken Coop  Building a … [Read more...]

Camper Cooler Breakfast Bricks

Do you want a really fun way to quickly prepare breakfast when on a camping trip? A great option is to make a batch of frozen breakfast bricks that are really easy to cook. The only thing you will need to do is make sure a campfire is available and you have a cooler to keep food cold until it is … [Read more...]

9 Ornamental Plants You Can Eat

Do you have a lot of flowers or some ornamental plants around the outside of your home? Many people have various items in pots or flower beds to add visual appeal to a landscape. One interesting thing you may not know is there are many types of ornamental plants you can eat. The types of … [Read more...]

9 Greens You Can Grow All Winter

Planting a garden is a great way to have various types of fruits and vegetables for food. The bad part is the growing season is typically limited to certain times of the year. However, this will not be a problem if you know specific types of greens you can grow all winter. If you live in a … [Read more...]

25 Best Real Food Canning Recipes

Are you fortunate enough to grow a lot of fruit and vegetables in your garden? You may be canning a lot of them to have to use when cooking and baking. If you are getting started with a garden or just happen to have a lot of fresh items on hand, then real food canning recipes are available. The … [Read more...]

How Much Does Raising Chicken Meat Cost?

Raising chickens for eggs and meat is a great way to make sure you have a good supply of food. You might be surprised to learn the cost of raising chicken meat on your property. There are many things you need to know before you get started. The process of raising chicken meat starts with … [Read more...]

40 Ways To Preserve Tomatoes

Do you see that your tomato plants produce a large crop from year to year? There are a lot of ways that you can use tomatoes at home. The most common way is to incorporate them into various recipes. Preserving them is also common. You may be surprised at the number of ways to preserve … [Read more...]

How To Make Teriyaki Turkey Jerky

Do you enjoy eating turkey products as an alternative to typical meat products like hamburger? Turkey is easy to prepare and season with spices that make it really tasty. One treat that you can easily make at home is a teriyaki turkey jerky. You do not even need a dehydrator for this task. A … [Read more...]

How To Grow Hazelnuts Or Filberts

Do you enjoy snacking on filberts or hazelnuts and want to grow your own at home? You can do this if you know all the steps that are used for how to grow hazelnuts. The first step is to research the places where plants can be purchased. Starting with an established plant will be better than … [Read more...]

2 Ways To Make Potassium Fertilizer From Banana Peels

Have you ever used ripe and black bananas to make a tasty banana bread? Bananas that are black and overripe can also be used to make a potassium-rich fertilizer. You can easily make potassium fertilizer from banana peels. The best part is you will have the option to eat the banana first. You can … [Read more...]