Book Review: Beginner’s Guide to Canning 90 Easy Recipes to Can, Savor and Gift by the Canning Diva, Diane Devereaux

The Beginner’s Guide to Canning: 90 Easy Recipes to Can, Savor, and Gift by Diane Devereaux My rating: 5 of 5 stars Canning is becoming a lost art. While it was a normal activity less than 75 years ago to grow as much as your own produce as possible and then preserve the seasonal produce

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Book Review: The Family Garden Plan

The Family Garden Plan: Grow a Year’s Worth of Sustainable and Healthy Food by Melissa K. Norris My rating: 5 of 5 stars I just finished reading The Family Garden Plan and all I can say is thank you! Melissa K. Norris has taken every gardening concept I have ever questioned and put them into

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What is Homesteading?

This blog has been a long time coming. Over the past few weeks, as the web site came together, I have been thinking of how to start here, with you. I have so much I want to share, so much to talk about, but I just couldn’t find which topic would be the best to

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