We called in friends to help us with brain-tanning a buffalo hide that was donated to us.
September brought a huge chestnut harvest that I delight in gathering and eating.
Western culture has taught us to eat all the wrong things for all the wrong reasons.
With all the TV shows depicting "survival", I will sort through the various groups and argue that the reality shows are far from reality.
I’ll let you in on a little secret; there is no PERFECT knife. Cutting tools are only as effective as the handler wielding them.
A brief thesis on the finer properties of garlic and planting instructions.
A rundown of activities you can do in the winter to improve your homestead.
The best low cost (semi-reliable) options for getting animals and plants onto your homestead!
The ACTUAL benefits of weeds in your garden. Use and value diversity! Find the benefit!
The importance of a good pickup truck for the modern homesteader.
The good, the bad and the ugly of a nice mild winter and its effects on the homestead in 2012.
This spring when the pests arrive in your garden try this radical strategy - Do nothing!
Creamy, delicious Parsnip Flan with Roasted Beets takes advantage of the last of the stored winter vegetables. Pair it with fresh spring greens for a wonderful spring meal.