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Start A Raspberry Patch From Scratch

Start A Raspberry Patch From Scratch

Raspberries are a delicious fruit to enjoy fresh and preserve for the year.  Although store bought raspberries are good there is nothing like picking them fresh from the berry patch. As well, raspberries are an easy plant to grow and are a great addition to any...

Top 10 Homesteaders To Follow In 2020

Top 10 Homesteaders To Follow In 2020

Homesteading is an amazing lifestyle that so many people are interested in these days.  The journey of homesteading is rewarding but also requires a lot of learning and growing. Having friends and mentors in your community is so valuable for homesteaders of all...

Beginners Guide To Starting Seeds Indoors

Beginners Guide To Starting Seeds Indoors

It really feels like spring when I pull out the seeds and start planning my garden. Seeing the seedlings sprout up inside even though it is still cold outside excites me for the season ahead. I hope this helps to guide and inspire you to begin your own seeds this...

Winter Food Storage Without a Root Cellar

Winter Food Storage Without a Root Cellar

There is a great satisfaction that comes with picking vegetables straight from your garden and cooking up a heathy homegrown meal for your family. But for many of us who live in a cool climate, eating farm fresh food only lasts for a season.  Finding a winter...

Chicken Coop Tour & Top Design Tips

Chicken Coop Tour & Top Design Tips

Chickens are a great addition to the homestead. They are easy to keep, supply you with eggs and, depending on how many you have, do not require a lot of space.  We got our first flock of Rhode Island Reds shortly after moving onto our farm in 2013.  Since then we have...

Getting goats? 5 things you need to consider FIRST

Getting goats? 5 things you need to consider FIRST

Many beginning homesteads have considered getting goats, often as the next step after successfully keeping chickens.  There is definitely a divide in opinions on goats, some consider them a nuisance while others love having them on the farm. Although they can get a...

Hey, I’m Maggie. I hope you will join me and my family in getting back to the land.  Here you will learn about making things yourself, cooking homegrown food, and beginning a homesteading journey.

 

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