Recommended Item Of The Week: Weston Cabbage Shredder

You can only truly appreciate a kitchen utensil like this if you’ve ever made sauerkraut by chopping up cabbage with a knife. The Weston Cabbage Shredder is AWESOME!

Sturdy wood construction
Three super sharp, stainless steel blades
Shreds are approximately 7 mm strips
Disassembles for easy clean-up
Fitted handle for easy grip

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Healthy Spring Cleaning Tips For Your Homestead

Not only is Spring a time to get started with our gardens it’s also the time we think about giving our home a deep cleaning after a season of being closed up. On today’s podcast episode I will discuss how to spring clean your homestead in a safe and non-toxic way that will make your homestead a healthier place.

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First Year Building An Off-Grid Homestead

Guest Post: Given the situation I was in, I decided it was time to finally pursue the dream I had as a teenager. It may not be in Alaska but I found a 40 acre lot I could afford and start my homestead. The only thing I had was my truck, a large tent, some tools, and a small generator. Starting from the first day I arrived, I knew this was going to be a challenge.

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Frugal Homesteading

On today’s podcast episode I talk about living a frugal lifestyle on the homestead, what it means to be frugal and the benefits of frugality. I share several ideas for being more frugal in the kitchen, the garden, with raising livestock and general ideas for running a frugal household.

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Winter Preparations On The Homestead

Depending on where you live winter can be a trying time on the homestead, but with a little preparation we can weather the storm a little easier and make those long winter months safer and less stressful.

Here are a few things you may need to do before it gets too bad outside.

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Recommended Item Of The Week: Outdoor Edge Game Processor 12-Piece Portable Butcher Kit

If you’re going to process your own animals, whether you hunted for them or raised them, you are going to need a good set of knives and other tools to do the job. The Game Processor is the most complete portable butchering set for preparing big game, waterfowl, wild turkey, small game and fish. This set […]

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