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Homesteading & Farming Apps: To Make Life Easier

By Amber Bradshaw | May 22, 2017 | 2 Comments
Homesteading & Farming Apps: To Make Life Easier

Homesteading & Farming Apps: To Make Life Easier In the long history of electronic revolution; farming, gardening and homesteading is one thing that has seen very little change over time. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it- right? It comes as no surprise that mobile technology has yet to follow suit the same as it has in…

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12 Things You Must Do Before Moving Off The Grid

By Amber Bradshaw | May 21, 2017 | 2 Comments
12 Things You Must Do Before Moving Off The Grid

Do you want financial freedom? Are you tired of being told what you can and can not do on your own property? Then you are probably one of the thousands that are looking into Off Grid Living. Before you give your two weeks notice and put your house on the market, there are 12 Things You…

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Top 6 Energy Sources for Living Off The Grid

By Amber Bradshaw | May 11, 2017 | 1 Comment
Top 6 Energy Sources For Living Off The Grid

Top 6 Energy Sources for Living Off The Grid When deciding to live Off The Grid, one of the main concerns (other than a water source) is generating energy to supply your needs. The first thing we all think of when thinking of green energy is solar. There are other viable energy sources out there…

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DIY Mosquito Repellent Necklace + Bonus Mosquito Spray Recipe!

By Amber Bradshaw | May 3, 2017 | 2 Comments
DIY Mosquito Repellent Necklace, beautiful and effective!

DIY Mosquito Repellent Necklace Are you tired of using sticky, oily, stinky, mosquito repellent? Well now you can stay protected from biting insects in style with this DIY Mosquito Repellent Necklace and say goodbye to the commercial sprays.

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Strawberries: Nutrition, Benefits & Recipes- Over 30 ways to use them!

By Amber Bradshaw | Apr 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
Your Ultimate Strawberry roundup. Strawberries: nutrition, Benefits, Recipes- Over 30 ways to use them!

  Strawberries: Nutrition, Benefits & Recipes- Over 30 ways to use them! Strawberry picking is one of the nostalgic memories I have of my youth and it is a tradition I have passed on to my children. Very rarely do we ever miss a strawberry season that we don’t go picking as a family. With…

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Top 9 Reasons Why You DON’T Want Nigerian Dwarf Goats

By Amber Bradshaw | Apr 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
Top 9 reasons why you DON'T want Nigerian Dwarf Goats

Top 9 Reasons Why You DON’T Want Nigerian Dwarf Goats Before you start shooting the messenger and accuse me of wrecking your homesteading dream, let me explain myself. I love goats. More importantly, I love Nigerian Dwarf Goats. I own Nigerian Dwarf Goats, and I will probably own them the rest of my life. But,…

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How to Grow Potatoes in 5 Easy Steps

By Guest | Apr 24, 2017 | 1 Comment
How to grow potatoes in 5 easy steps.

How to Grow Potatoes in 5 Easy Steps Did you know the average American eats 142 pounds of potatoes a year? Or almost 365 potatoes per person–that’s an average of a potato a day! The potato is the most consumed food in the United States, so why not learn to grow your own potatoes in…

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Over 150 Ways to Make Money Homesteading

By Amber Bradshaw | Apr 18, 2017 | 1 Comment
Over 150 Ways to Make Money Homesteading

Over 150 Ways to Make Money Homesteading The Homesteading Dream, to live off the land and be completely self-sufficient. But how will you pay the bills? Believe it or not, there are many, many ways to make an income off your land and by the fruits of your labor. I have a list of over…

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6 Natural Remedies for Sunburn Relief

By Amber Bradshaw | Apr 13, 2017 | 0 Comments
6 Natural Remedies for Sunburn Relief. Take your summer back and be pain-free.

6 Natural Remedies for Sunburn Relief Nothing can damper a beach vacation like a bad sunburn. Once the damage is done, you need some Sunburn Relief to enjoy the rest of your vacation. Living on the coast most of my life, I have had (and seen) my fair share of sunburns. As a matter of fact,…

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How to Make a Neck Cooler- Stay Cool in the Heat

By Amber Bradshaw | Apr 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
How To Make A Neck Cooler and stay cool in the summer.

How to Make a Neck Cooler- Stay Cool in the Heat Do you love the outdoors but hate the summer heat? Lean how to make a neck cooler and stay cool in the heat. These neck coolers make perfect gifts for: farmers, gardeners, landscapers, just about anyone who goes outside in the summer! Staying cool…

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