Posts by Amber Bradshaw

How To Grow, Harvest, Store, and Use Pumpkins!

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I love growing, preserving, and using pumpkins almost as much as I do sweet potatoes! I like the simplicity of starting them from seed, transplanting them into the garden, and then leaving them there until the rest of harvest rush is over. If you want to grow pumpkins, I have some tips for you!

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7 Fall Garden Tips + FREE Printable CHECKLIST!

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Summer draws its final breaths. You can feel the earth and all her creatures heave a sigh of relief as the heat is dissipating and crisp, cool mornings arrive. The change of temperature turns my gardener thoughts to the fall garden. The onslaught of harvest and preserving is over. Time for some deep breaths while…

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Ooey Gooey Gluten-Free Keto Brownies

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Being gluten-free or eating a keto diet does not mean you can’t enjoy life. You can cater to your chocolate cravings without eating foods that make you feel bad with this Amazing Gluten-Free Keto Brownies recipe. You won’t even know they’re sugar-free!

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The BEST Tips For Firewood Storage

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If you’ve used wood as your heating or cooking source for any length of time, then you know the key to heat production is in properly drying and storing firewood. We want to share what we’ve learned with you over the years about drying and firewood storage.

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10+ AMAZING Ways To Use Wood Ash!

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  Is fireplace ash good for anything? The byproduct of staying nice and toasty has many uses on your homestead, and who doesn’t love multi-functional? From helping your garden grow to cleaning your teeth, you will be amazed at all the ways you can use wood ash.

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Beekeeping For Beginners

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Have you always wanted to raise bees but didn’t know where to start? There are so many questions for the new beekeeper and it’s hard to find a reliable source with all the answers. I’m here to help answer those questions for you, and many you never thought of. All of this information can be…

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3 Best Ways To Preserve Mulberries

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One of my fondest memories as a child was riding my bike into town and parking it under the HUGE mulberry tree that hung over the sidewalk. I would eat until my belly was full and my hands were purple. You can only imagine my excitement when I found out that our new land included…

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The Best Herbs for Lactation and Increasing Milk Supply

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  If you are getting ready to be a new mother, or maybe you just had a baby, trouble with milk supply is not something we think about or plan. It can be very discouraging and some may even give up trying to nurse. The good news is that there are herbs for lactation and…

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