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10 Last Minute Gifts That Won't Break The Bank

10 Last Minute Gifts That Won’t Break The Bank

By Amber Bradshaw | Dec 15, 2017

This list of 10 last minute gift ideas is great for both sides; as a host you can present your guests with a gift and as a guest, you wont show up empty handed. The ideas can be used year round, but the best part about this list? The gift won’t go unused- if nobody…

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Blue Cheese and Herb Infused Compound Butter

Blue Cheese & Herb Infused Compound Butter

By Amber Bradshaw | Dec 10, 2017

A Compound Butter (or Finishing Butter) is a butter that has been mixed with other ingredients. Compound butters can be savory or sweet. We made ours savory with this amazing Blue Cheese & Herb Infused Butter.

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6 Ways To Recycle Your Christmas Tree- Reuse Recycle Repurpose

6 Ways To Recycle Your Christmas Tree

By Amber Bradshaw | Dec 9, 2017

Is your tree looking more like a Charlie Brown Christmas Tree and less like the beautiful green specimen that your family once adored? Then it’s time to Reuse, Recycle and Repurpose that Christmas Re-Tree!

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Christmas Potpourri- the wonderful smells of Christmas without all the work.

5 Christmas Potpourri Recipes: The wonderful smells of Christmas

By Amber Bradshaw | Dec 6, 2017

The sense of smell, more than sight, hearing or even taste, is where we store our most cherished and vintage memories. Whether its sitting by a crackling fire, decorating fresh-baked cookies,or the smell of pine as you decorate the Christmas Tree; these scents of Christmas take you back to fond memories of past. What if…

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Christmas Gifts Your Chickens Will Love! Gifts for Every Budget

10 Christmas Gifts For Chickens- Something For Every Budget

By Amber Bradshaw | Dec 6, 2017

  I know you love your feathered friends (I only have hens so I call them my girls) and don’t want to leave them out this time of the year. Especially after all the hard work they do for you by providing fresh eggs, meat, protection, companionship, bug control, and fresh fertilizer. So what is…

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Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes for the Ultimate Cookie Platter

By Amber Bradshaw | Dec 5, 2017

Want to create the ultimate cookie platter that Old saint Nick himself could not resist? Then follow these easy Christmas cookies recipes for delicious and beautiful platter. Making Christmas Cookies has been a tradition in my family for as long as I can remember. I’m still using the same cookie cutters my grandma used to…

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Easy Holiday Appetizer with Fresh Cranberries & Herbs

Easy Holiday Appetizer with Fresh Cranberries & Herbs

By Amber Bradshaw | Dec 2, 2017

The holidays are a time of family and food but time is always in short supply. Make this easy and amazing Holiday Appetizer is just a matter of minutes!

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A Homesteaders Guide To Raising Geese- Book Review & Giveaway

Raising Geese: Modern Guide to Keeping Geese Book Review & Giveaway!

By Amber Bradshaw | Nov 26, 2017

Do you have a funny Geese story? Chances are you, or someone you know, has a story involving a goose and I’m willing to bet it involves being chased. While geese may not be the first animal you think of when adding livestock to your homestead, they really should be. Geese are an amazing multi-functional…

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How to Get FREE Food that's Healthy!

How to Get FREE Food That’s Healthy! By Gleaning The Fields

By Amber Bradshaw | Nov 17, 2017

Sometimes desperation is the mother of invention. When you are on a tight budget, or are facing hunger, you look outside of the box. That is exactly what my friend Leia did when she needed food and found out about gleaning the fields. Gleaning the fields not only provides free food, but it’s healthy!  “I’d…

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