One of the advantages to homesteading on the range is that it puts you in close contact with nature each and every day. Parents, if you are looking for a way to introduce your children to God’s beautiful creation, consider these free online nature studies based on Our Wonderful World by Emery Lewis Howe. AlthoughContinue reading “Free Nature Studies”
If you’ve read the Little House series, your mouth was probably watering a good portion of the time. Hearty soups and homemade bread figured prominently in most of the books; Little House in the Big Woods was notable for maple treats and a huge supper at sugaring-off time; wild game abounded in Little House onContinue reading “The Little House Cookbook”
How much time and effort will be required to maintain your garden or orchard? This question has countless answers.
Environment, community, family—all are pieces of the sustainability puzzle.
If you are looking for a great gift idea for your gardening friends, look no further. Make them a sweet potato beetle. It’s simple, it’s appealing, and it’s made with supplies you may already have on hand. It’s a fun project for the children, too, and is guaranteed to get lots of laughs. Plus, ifContinue reading “How To Make a Sweet Potato Beetle”
So you crave the taste of fresh, homegrown vegetables, but the idea of a huge row garden seems a little daunting, and canning just isn’t your thing, either. How do you enjoy gardening on a small, easy-to-manage scale? All New Square Foot Gardening by Mel Bartholomew may have the solutions you’ve been looking for. SpecificallyContinue reading “All New Square Foot Gardening”
Even if you don’t need a business plan to obtain funding for your enterprise, you can still benefit from walking through the thought process explained in this book.