Frugal Homesteading As i’ve been getting the gardens ready and building some projects around the homestead this Spring I have had to pay special attention to the budget. Sometimes my desires to expand things around here exceed the limitations of my wallet. So what is a guy to do who wants to keep working to […]
“When weeding, the best way to make sure you are removing a weed and not a valuable plant is to pull on it. If it comes out of the ground easily, it is a valuable plant.”
“Gardening is the most therapeutic and defiant act you can do. Plus you get strawberries.” -Ron Finley
Building Raised Beds with Trellises I have been hard at it around here the last couple days as we have been blessed with a weekend of beautiful weather. One of the things I am doing is building a couple heavy duty trellises with a small raised bed at the base of them. I will post […]
“I still love farming and gardening and things like that in the summertime.” -Blake Shelton
“Get in your kitchens, buy unprocessed foods, turn off the TV, and prepare your own foods. This is liberating.” -Joel Salatin
Hostas on the homestead? I thought homesteading was about growing food not just curb appeal. Well hostas may just be that perfect homestead plant for your homestead, especially if you live in an urban or suburban area. Here’s why.