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3 Essential Outdoor Event Planning Secrets

Anyone who has ever planned an outdoor event will tell you that there's more to it than what you'll probably initially expect. When the success of your party is at the mercy of the elements, there are so many things that can go wrong – it can be discouraging to even the most experienced party planner. Whether you're putting together a beautiful wedding reception, a birthday ...

Miles Young | Jul 10, 2020

Kitchen Skills

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Preserve Your Harvest with Canning

InWelcome to the Farm: How-to Wisdom from The Elliott Homestead, Shaye Elliot teaches readers how they can live a homestead lifestyle without a farm. In this fully illustrated how-to, Elliot shows readers how to harvest their own vegetables, milk a dairy cow, cam jams and jellies, and more! The following excerpt is from Chapter 2, "Preserving the Harvest." "Preserve everything!" ...

Shaye Elliot | Aug 20, 2020

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Summer Quiche Recipe

Shaye Elliott is the founder of the blog The Elliott Homestead. She and her husband are developing a farm in the Pacific Northwest. This is excerpted with permission from her book, Seasons at the Farm (Lyons Press). Find Shaye Elliott's other book Welcome to the Farm in our Capper's Farmer bookstore!

Staff | Jun 23, 2020

Capper's Farmer - Your Hub for All Things Handmade

Get step-by-step instructions, DIY projects, upcycling tutorials, and more!