8/26/2016 2:35:00 PM
Nothing strikes terror into the heart of a homesteader as much as wildfire.
11/4/2015 9:48:00 AM
Fall in my area.
7/14/2015 4:10:00 PM
We would all be running around like crazy trying to fill the jar with as many fireflies as we could catch.
2/2/2015 10:41:00 AM
Get started making your own rag rugs from materials you have on hand.
12/12/2014 10:09:00 AM
Using re-purposed stones, see how we built our pit.
10/28/2014 8:28:00 AM
Tips on types of wood for firewood, chimney upkeep, and how much firewood to store.
7/28/2014 10:05:00 AM
The author and her husband, a retired police officer, give an overview of firearms for non-hunting purposes for the average ranch or homestead.
4/21/2014 9:40:00 AM
Much of our barn needed replacing. On the other hand, much of it could be saved. It was time to take saving it seriously.
4/16/2014 2:38:00 PM
A story of the first time we used our woodstove.
4/1/2014 2:53:00 PM
Giving our grandchildren their first ever campfire was a joy.
3/24/2014 9:22:00 AM
When I couldn't find the right sized tablecloth just a day before having 12 people over for a ministry meeting and lunch, I had to figure out how to make one with materials I keep on hand. Because the nearest department store is an hour away, buying one wasn't an option.
12/30/2013 12:39:00 PM
Heating the rural farmhouse with propane is outrageously expensive. We are learning the art and science of heating with wood ... sometimes the hard way!
12/10/2013 8:58:00 AM
They are frosty crisp white puzzles of delight. Living with the cold, but no snow. There are such beautiful sculptures in nature.
11/11/2013 3:30:00 PM
Country life isn't always easy, but it has great rewards. Hard work brings a deep sense of peace and contentment.
11/6/2013 1:14:00 PM
A tale of two imaginative children.
10/6/2013 4:13:00 PM
It was a house that most women would run from, but somehow, I was blind to the mess.
3/12/2012 8:04:00 AM
As Girl Scouts celebrate their 100th anniversary, I have taken time to reflect on my camping experiences with the organization; my camping food experiences.