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Homesteading Resources – By State!

The good people at TaylorMadeHomestead.com have compiled a list of homesteading blogs and websites and they have arranged them by state.  So if you are looking for a local resource for homesteading, take a look.  I happen to be on … Continue reading

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The Paint Keeps Flying

After swim lessons today I took our oldest out to the homestead and was able to get some more painting done.  I got the second coat on the walls in the girls room which leaves only the cutting in to … Continue reading

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Making Butter

I have wanted to try making butter for awhile.  This makes it sound so simple I will have to try it. http://homestead-honey.com/2013/12/31/making-butter-in-a-jar-with-kids/

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Guest Blog – Angela – Lego Birthday Cake

I have the great pleasure of announcing a new guest blogger to the Homestead Dad blog.  Angela and I went to high school together but as often times happens during college and the years after we lost touch.  Thanks to … Continue reading

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Who Doesn’t Like Pecan Waffles?

My wife requested that I make pecan waffles for breakfast this morning. I love both making and eating pecan waffles. When my wife and I got married we needed to needed to get a waffle iron(I hope to inherit my … Continue reading

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DIY Peanut Butter

 I got this from The Prairie Homestead facebook page.  I think I am going to try this one soon.  Here is the link to their page. Ingredients 1 1/2 cups peanuts. (I used roasted and salted) 1/2 teaspoon olive oil … Continue reading

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Life Changing Bread? I May Have to Try This

I saw this article on Yahoo!  This may be something I have to try out, although I will substitute honey for the maple syrup. The Life-Changing Loaf of BreadMakes 1 loaf 1 cup sunflower seeds½ cup flax seeds½ cup hazelnuts … Continue reading

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Childhood Independence Energy Bite Style

My oldest wanted energy bites.  I was doing something else, so he asked if he could make them himself.  Why not?  He knew what all the ingredients were and where the vinyl gloves were and assembled everything.  I helped him … Continue reading

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Lodge Cast Iron Bundle Deal

Many thanks to MomWithaPrep for alerting me to this deal.  On amazon right now you can get a Lodge 5 piece Cast Iron set for $65 shipped with amazon prime.  That is an amazing deal if you are looking for … Continue reading

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Using Lemon Seeds for Pectin

I guess I will have to start saving lemon seeds.  And then use them when I start making more jams.  Pretty cool to know if you ask me. https://learni.st/learnings/270115-jam-maker-s-tip-save-lemon-seeds-for-homemade-pectin-tips-from-the-ki?board_id=35092

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