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The Best Knife Sharpener

Having a sharp knife makes all the difference as to whether the work of slicing, cutting, chopping, and more is a dream…. or a nightmare. Dull knives make food preparation (or whatever the job is) frustrating and sometimes a literal pain. Properly sharpening your knives extend their life so having a quality knife sharpener is […]

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I Am a Homesteader, and so are you

I was sitting with my grandmother a few weeks back, and because of the simple fact that we own small livestock, she is always asking how the chickens are…any new rabbit babies…how about the bear, is he back? I always chuckle, because it seems to be the first thing she brings up when I walk […]

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Homestead Rabbit Basics

So you want to start your homestead rabbit journey, and you’re not sure where to begin. What do they eat? How much do they eat? What happens if they get sick? How do they live? While these things can all be elaborated on extensively, we’ll try to sum it up for you in a condensed […]

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Homestead Management Printables

I am a planner by nature, but implementing my plans is a completely different story. As the new year comes closer, one of my top goals is to be more organized in the new year. After all, I’m planning a the Homesteaders of America conference in October—I better be prepared and well planned! Taking on such […]

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It’s Official!

IT’S OFFICIAL!! We are planning a HUGE educational homesteading conference and fair for October 14, 2017 here in Virginia! The event will be held at the Fauquier County Fairgrounds. This conference is a SELF-SUSTAINABLE event—no debt, whatsoever—and this is only possible through sponsors, ticket sales, and vendors. After all, this is what homesteading is all about. […]

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