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29 Amazing ways to use Dandelion

29 amazing ways to use dandelion

Love them or hate them with spring comes dandelions and plenty of them. Why not put those beautiful little strong-willed flowers to good use with the best collection of dandelion recipes. From wine to salve 29 amazing ways to use dandelion! Once upon a time I suppose, I disliked the little yellow flowers that pop […]

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a couple of months ago

Gourd Birdhouses

DIY Gourd Birdhouses

Gourds make for wonderful crafts. Especially gourd birdhouses. This is one easy and fun craft for making sustainable and eco-friendly birdhouses. The best part they are so easy to grow and make you can make them year after year! Call me a flower child, or a tree hugger or a hippie if you will. Whenever […]

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5 Powerful permaculture ideas for a Homestead

top[ permaculture farm ideas

What is a permaculture farm or homestead? As a homesteader rural or urban, you might be thinking what’s next? How can I take the next step in self-sufficiency or being more “green”. With a permaculture edge, your homestead can be that and so much more. Even though permaculture isn’t exactly new, it also isn’t mainstream, and most […]

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last year

Yarrow | Uses and Benefits

Yarrow has many benefits. Check out why this powerful herb should be a garden favorite, wether its yarrow plant or yarrow flower yarrow uses and benefits are many! #yarrow #yarrowplant #yarrowbenefits #yarrowherb #yarrowuses #yarrowflower #herbalinformation

Sometimes I love weeds. Well, at least a plant others consider being a weed. I mean they have an insatiable desire to thrive no matter where they are. Unlike some more “well-liked” puny garden annuals, that have to be constantly babied. So what is better than a weed that not only thrives without help but also […]

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last year

What kind of homesteader are you?

homesteader you are? Discover what kind of homesteader you are and the path to YOUR unique homestead dreams.

What kind of homesteader are you? With so many terms out there the lines can seem to blur. The farm… A homestead…An urban homestead… Naturalist/ the health nut… Permaculture…. Preppers/ survivalists, the list goes on. In homesteading circles, these questions seem to come up, and most people tend to associate with their niche and disregard […]

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