Are you trying to live a more homespun seasonal life, maybe thinking about homesteading? Maybe you’ve already begun taking steps to live a life that is built from your own hands but are wondering how to sustain it for the long-term. It doesn’t matter if you’re living in the city or in the country, there are […]
Winter represents different homemaking challenges than other seasons. Some things are obviously constant: toilets need cleaned, dishes have to be washed, and on and on, winter however tends to give us long days cooped up indoors and extras that come only with this dark season. Address all those special concerns with these 4 tips for natural winter […]
Medicine dropper bottles are a handy thing to have for the home herbalist. They easily store our tinctures and other creations and make dosage easy as a little squeeze. The dark glass protects our concoctions from the damaging sunlight and means that with proper care we can reuse them for years to come. Reusing them, however; […]
Like everyone, we’re busy people. There’s the garden and food preservation work, there’s writing and making income work, and making time for fun, relaxation, and each other. This d.i.y. / homesteading life might be about simple living but it’s still work and a lot of it. The key I’ve learned is keeping and staying organized […]
This post has been moved to our new blog dedicated to the creation of care packages. Read it on Packaging Love.
Being a homemaker (whether full-time or not, whether traditional or non, whether male or female) can be a tough thing. There are so very many things to keep track of in a day and things to do. Homemaking might be our passion but it doesn’t have to be an all-consuming endeavor. I don’t have all the […]