how to save money on craft supplies

How to Save Money on Sewing & Craft Supplies

The US creativity market is a 44 billion dollar industry, if you can believe it!  If you love to craft, you can easily find yourself spending more than you ever intended for a project!  But it doesn't have to be that way, let's take a look at "How to Save Money on Fabric & Craft Supplies". Crafting is such an important part of running a homestead and/or being sustainable!  But it doesn't have to put a strain on our budget! Most crafters are inspired by a picture that they see.  The next step is usually to run straight to the craft...

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the mental health benefits of crafting

The Benefits of Crafting for your Homestead & Mental Health

There's nothing that I look forward to more than picking up my knitting needles at the end of a long day's work on the farm.  Knitting, or any form of crafting, can be so relaxing for our minds and bodies, as well as a great way to unwind.  But the benefits of crafting for your homestead & mental health go far beyond that!  Everything including cooking, food preservation, fabric arts, gardening and baking are all creative activities, and I'm just scratching the surface! "Back in the day", our grandmothers and great-grandmothers even made the family's clothing and quilts as a matter...

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