Chickweed: Benefits and Uses
Foraging

Chickweed: Benefits and Uses

Common chickweed, also known as Stellaria Media, is a small delicate plant that is often overlooked as a weed. But this little plant is actually

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Dehydrating Bananas
Homesteading

Dehydrating Bananas

Learning the art of food preservation is critical to homesteading and dehydrating bananas is one of the easiest skills to start with!  Let me show

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Gooseberry jam
Canning

Gooseberry Jam

You may not be familiar with gooseberry or gooseberry jam, even though the gooseberry has been around since the early settlers brought it to North

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Canning Carrots
Canning

Canning Carrots

“Canning Carrots” is easier than you might think, even while using a pressure canner!  In this tutorial, I will take you through the entire process,

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Canning apples
Canning

Canning Apples

Canning apples is one of my favorite activities every fall!  Having canned apples at my fingertips during the winter months allows me to put together

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Raising Backyard Chickens
Chickens and Eggs

Raising Backyard Chickens

Raising backyard chickens used to be a radical endeavor, but today it’s become much more mainstream!  If you think that you might be ready for

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homesteading for beginners
Canning

Homesteading for Beginners

Have you ever dreamed of living off the land and becoming more self-sufficient? If so, then homesteading may be the perfect lifestyle for you!  Let’s

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