To make this list of states for homesteaders, I took into account laws, weather, land prices, cost of living, property taxes, and more.
Whether your winter season is in the 40s or the -40s, you can prepare for the cold with age-old traditions and tactics. Here are some clever ways our ancestors stayed warm all winter.
Garlic is not just a flavorful ingredient for cooking, it also has remarkable properties. Here are some alternative uses for garlic.
Not all weeds are created equal. Many common backyard weeds offer significant benefits. Here are 17 weeds and how to use them for health and nutrition.
Many houseplants serve as natural insect repellents, so you can use them to deter pests while making your home look and smell better.
If you’re new to homesteading, you should know that there are several critical homesteading mistakes that are very easy to make.
Traditional Amish survival tips for off-grid living and homesteading. Learn practical skills and techniques for a self-sufficient lifestyle.
Learn how to make a natural and effective jewelweed salve, an herbal medicine for treating poison ivy and various skin problems.
A DIY poultice is a natural remedy for treating cuts and scrapes while preventing infection. Learn how to make one at home for quick healing.
Many medicinal herbs are high in antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and antiseptic properties. Here are the most powerful medicinal herbs.