How to Can Whole Cherry Tomatoes (Raw Pack Method)

How to Can Whole Cherry Tomatoes (Raw Pack Method)

Looking for a fast and easy canning method for your tomatoes? Here’s one of my favorite ways to safely can whole cherry tomatoes!    Cherry tomatoes are a staple in our garden! I’ve known many gardeners who thought that cherry tomatoes were only good...
Wonderful Ways to Use Whey!

Wonderful Ways to Use Whey!

Don’t waste that whey! Let’s chat about all the wonderful ways to use whey in your kitchen, your garden and farm!  When we started with milk goats several years ago, our main goal was to be able to supply the majority of our own dairy products. While...
Fall Equinox Celebrations for the Homesteader

Fall Equinox Celebrations for the Homesteader

The Fall Equinox celebrates the official start of the fall season! Here are 10 Fall Equinox celebrations that are perfect for the homesteader or gardener in us all!   Can you sense it? Autumn is in the air!  And it’s not just the return of pumpkin spice...
How to Make a DIY Pallet Path

How to Make a DIY Pallet Path

It’s easy to create a beautiful and functional garden pathway from pallets! Here’s how to create a DIY pallet path, step by step! A few years ago, I set out to transform a bare patch of our property into a beautiful garden area for my perennial plants and...
July & August 2020 Homestead Happenings!

July & August 2020 Homestead Happenings!

July & August 2020 – Behind the Scenes! A quick recap of some of our homestead happenings, including how we get creative with food preservation, our barn renovation project and more!   August marked our six-month anniversary of moving to the Pacific...