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Homesteading, the ultimate DIY. Here you'll find tips and projects for everything from making your own preserves to raising chickens to growing your own vegetables. Get ready to go off grid! BOARD RULES: https://www.bloggers.hometalk.com/group-boards

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The best gifts to buy a chicken lover. Pretty but practical presents for anyone who raises chickens. Find the best holiday gifts for people who love chickens. #giftideas #chickens #chickenlovers #presentsforchickenpeople

Perfect Gifts for a Chicken Lover

The best gifts to buy a chicken lover. Pretty but practical presents for anyone who raises chickens. Find the best holiday gifts for people who love chickens. #giftideas #chickens #chickenlovers #presentsforchickenpeople

Here are 30 uses for wood ash that will blow your mind. You can use them for your garden, to make soap, along with using it in glaze recipes. If you are looking for new ways to use wood ash, check out this post by SHTFPreparedness for more details. #waystoousewoodash #woodashuses #whattodowithwoodash #whatcanidowithwoodash
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30 Uses for Wood Ash You Never Thought Of

Here are 30 uses for wood ash that will blow your mind. You can use them for your garden, to make soap, along with using it in glaze recipes. If you are looking for new ways to use wood ash, check out this post by SHTFPreparedness for more details. #waystoousewoodash #woodashuses #whattodowithwoodash #whatcanidowithwoodash

Weather turning cold, but you're not ready to stop gardening? Here's how to protect your plants from frost with a quick & easy low tunnel hoop house. Throw this easy low tunnel together within minutes with plastic sheeting and supplies from the dollar store!

Quick and easy low tunnel to protect seedlings against an early frost

Weather turning cold, but you're not ready to stop gardening? Here's how to protect your plants from frost with a quick & easy low tunnel hoop house. Throw this easy low tunnel together within minutes with plastic sheeting and supplies from the dollar store!

Growing basil? Time to make pesto! Give my basic pesto recipe a try, or try one of the variations. You'll love them all served over pasta or spread in sandwiches. It's a flavor bomb!
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Basil Pesto Recipe {with a video}

Growing basil? Time to make pesto! Give my basic pesto recipe a try, or try one of the variations. You'll love them all served over pasta or spread in sandwiches. It's a flavor bomb!

Wood Carving for Beginners Ebook

Wood Carving for Beginners Ebook

This ebook Wood Carving for Beginners was written for those intersted in the wood carving hobby. It goes into tools, techniques and simple projects.

Finding Houseplants Online: Buying, Swapping, Gifting

Finding Houseplants Online | Angie The Freckled Rose

Finding Houseplants Online: Buying, Swapping, Gifting

This guide will teach you how to build a cold frame in under 30 minutes. Gardening plans are often hard to follow, but making a DIY cold frame quickly and easily is possible if you follow SHTFPreparedness' simple instructions. Enjoy your garden this winter and protect your plants by checking out this post. #coldframes #buildingcoldframes #diycoldframes #easycoldframes

How to Build a Cold Frame in Under 30 Minutes With No Tools

This guide will teach you how to build a cold frame in under 30 minutes. Gardening plans are often hard to follow, but making a DIY cold frame quickly and easily is possible if you follow SHTFPreparedness' simple instructions. Enjoy your garden this winter and protect your plants by checking out this post. #coldframes #buildingcoldframes #diycoldframes #easycoldframes

How to preserve fresh Basil leaves. Freezing Basil is a fast and easy way to store Basil for later. Here's how to freeze Basil leaves. It's an easy way to preserve herbs for cooking! #howtopreservebasil #freezingbasileaves #preserving #freezing #herbs #growingbasil #growingherbs

How to Preserve Basil Leaves - Freezing Basil

How to preserve fresh Basil leaves. Freezing Basil is a fast and easy way to store Basil for later. Here's how to freeze Basil leaves. It's an easy way to preserve herbs for cooking! #howtopreservebasil #freezingbasileaves #preserving #freezing #herbs #growingbasil #growingherbs

My Portuguese sweet bread recipe - aka Easter bread -- has been passed down through several generations. It's sweet and perfect fresh out of the oven with a pat of butter.  #recipe #bread #baking

Grandma's Portuguese Sweet Bread Recipe Made from Scratch

My Portuguese sweet bread recipe - aka Easter bread -- has been passed down through several generations. It's sweet and perfect fresh out of the oven with a pat of butter. #recipe #bread #baking

The Marans chicken is well known to lay beautiful chocolate colored eggs and breeders specifically choose their flock members for darker colors! Here is everything you need to know about these amazing eggs and their color!

Marans Egg Facts and myths

The Marans chicken is well known to lay beautiful chocolate colored eggs and breeders specifically choose their flock members for darker colors! Here is everything you need to know about these amazing eggs and their color!

Natural ways to shorten a cold or flu and heal quickly. From yoga poses that relieve sinus pressure to essential oils and whole foods, try these 10 home remedies to feel better faster! There's no need for drug store medications if you have these natural cold remedies...they help with flu and other seasonal illnesses too!

10+ ways to shorten a cold naturally

Natural ways to shorten a cold or flu and heal quickly. From yoga poses that relieve sinus pressure to essential oils and whole foods, try these 10 home remedies to feel better faster! There's no need for drug store medications if you have these natural cold remedies...they help with flu and other seasonal illnesses too!

This roasted purple sweet potatoes recipe is simple and takes just a few minutes to put together. Roasted purple sweet potatoes can be a great side dish for any meal or can serve as your main dish, it’s up to you. I serve them with a delicious homemade garlic dipping sauce.#roastedpurplesweetpotatoes#purplesweetpotatoesrecipes

Roasted Purple Sweet Potatoes

This roasted purple sweet potatoes recipe is simple and takes just a few minutes to put together. Roasted purple sweet potatoes can be a great side dish for any meal or can serve as your main dish, it’s up to you. I serve them with a delicious homemade garlic dipping sauce.#roastedpurplesweetpotatoes#purplesweetpotatoesrecipes

Foot fungus is a real pain… literally. These five home remedies will help clear the fungus as well as keep it at bay. Soak your feet and follow this treatment guide by SHTFPreparedness to help soothe your sore feet. #footfungus #footfungusremedies #homeremdies #treatingfootfungus
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5 Must Try Home Remedies for Foot Fungus

Foot fungus is a real pain… literally. These five home remedies will help clear the fungus as well as keep it at bay. Soak your feet and follow this treatment guide by SHTFPreparedness to help soothe your sore feet. #footfungus #footfungusremedies #homeremdies #treatingfootfungus

Here's a fast and easy way to grow a privacy hedge from cuttings. Laurel is one of the fastest growing hedge plants. Whether you want a short hedge or a tall privacy hedge, you can grow your own hedge cheap by following these step by step instructions. #hedge #fastgrowinghedge #cuttings #gardening #privacyhedge #privacyfence

How to Grow a Hedge Fast from Cuttings

Here's a fast and easy way to grow a privacy hedge from cuttings. Laurel is one of the fastest growing hedge plants. Whether you want a short hedge or a tall privacy hedge, you can grow your own hedge cheap by following these step by step instructions. #hedge #fastgrowinghedge #cuttings #gardening #privacyhedge #privacyfence

If you are concerned about staying warm in winter and are trying to reduce your fuel consumption, this post by SHTFPreparedness is for you. Here are some zero fuel solutions for keeping the cold at bay that will help you save some serious bucks this winter. Check them out and try them for yourselves. #xoldsolutions #fuelfreesolutions #keepingcoldatbay #stayingwarmthiswinter

Zero Fuel Solutions for Keeping the Cold at Bay

If you are concerned about staying warm in winter and are trying to reduce your fuel consumption, this post by SHTFPreparedness is for you. Here are some zero fuel solutions for keeping the cold at bay that will help you save some serious bucks this winter. Check them out and try them for yourselves. #xoldsolutions #fuelfreesolutions #keepingcoldatbay #stayingwarmthiswinter

These garlic mashed potatoes made in the slow cooker are the perfect fix-and-forget side dish -- and the perfect comfort food!

Slow Cooker Garlic Mashed Potatoes

These garlic mashed potatoes made in the slow cooker are the perfect fix-and-forget side dish -- and the perfect comfort food!