The great thing about gardening to me, is that it about so much more than simply food. Though food is more than reason enough. The garden can, however; also provide nourishment in the form of healing and skin care. Take for example this handmade chamomile carrot soap recipe. This natural soap recipe comes to us […]
Crafts & Creativity
For the home food preservationist, single use canning lids can stack up around the house. I, personally, have a hard time recycling them or throwing them out as it seems like I find lots of uses for them eventually. For years, I’ve been re-using them as plant markers in the garden, they often get put […]
This post has been moved to Packaging Love, our blog dedicated exclusively to the creation of care packages.
This post has been moved to our new blog dedicated to the creation of care packages. Read it on Packaging Love.
Those of us who consider ourselves homesteaders (whether doing it apartment style or on acres of land) are busy people. We’re growing food, raising animals, preserving food, chopping wood, and more while also trying to maintain healthy relationships, earning money, and just generally live life. It can be hard sometimes to find time for anything […]
As a person who is dedicated to doing as much as possible with my hands, I’m an avid crafter and tinkerer. I’m also aggressively frugal. Over the years I’ve learned how to keep all my D.I.Y. projects in line with my frugal and simple living philosophies. If you’re trying how to keep crafting while also saving […]