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Worm boxes are excellent additions to the garden. Vermiculture (the process of using worms to decompose organic food waste) is a method of composting that’s been used for centuries. This is a guide o...

Liliko‘i is arguably the epitome of tropical flavor. This passion fruit cake is splendid alone or with fresh fruit & whipped cream. The post Passion Fruit Cake Recipe for a Taste of the Tropics ap...

Store-bought salted duck eggs are fine, but they’re often lacking in flavor. So instead of buying them, opt to make your own! Keep reading for our rich, creamy, savory Chinese-style salted duck egg r...

I have fond memories of walking with my great-grandfather through his garden. In late August, the gladioli would be in full bloom and much taller than me. Of course, I was only a 6-year-old at the ti...

Just a heads up that if there are things you need like a propane heater, 12 volt blankets, or a generator I would order them now before it gets cold weather. Prices are going to skyrocket on these it...

I’ve shied away from posting a canned tomato sauce recipe forever. Not because it’s hard… Not because I don’t make tomato sauce… Not because I don’t have tomatoes… Mostly just because I’ve...

Whether you have a Scottish heritage and want to bring back some favorite memories – or you’d just like to get more creative n yoru cooking – there are plenty of ways to keep Scotland close to your h...

Thinking of planting some fall vegetables? Here is a list of some veggies that you can add in your homestead, for a delicious fall harvest. RELATED: How to Plant Cauliflower this Fall Fruits and ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kgEgOi32CE0 I came across this series of vids and have only watched a couple but I think it would be something anyone in to simple and self sufficient living would ...

Canning jam and jelly at home is one of the easiest ways to get started with home canning, and it adds abundant flavor to the pantry! The post Step-By-Step Guide to Canning Jams and Jellies appeare...

I got my first water bath canner at a garage sale for $1. You would have thought I’d won the lottery. I left that garage sale feeling giddy… I kept wanting to look back over my shoulder becaus...

What we all need right now is community. Whether the community you belong to is online, across the country, or right in your own neighborhood, getting to spend time with people who share your interes...