Homestead Cookbook

Spring Vegetable Quinoa

by Jessica Shelton 0

Nothing says "Spring!" quite like fresh asparagus, tender peas, and fragrant mint.  This healthy dish features them all, along with nutty, satisfying quinoa and "meaty"…

Morning Glory Muffins

by Jessica Shelton 0

Southwest-style Brown Rice

by Jessica Shelton 0


The Plain Paper: Letters From The Budget

by Barbara Bamberger-Scott 0

For the third time, my husband Donnie and I were making a foray into Holmes County, Ohio, home to the second largest population of Amish…

City to Mountain

by Kelly Ramos 0

Flowers and Horticulture

Go Wildcrafting!

by Catherine Lugo 0

No matter where you live, you can create an income stream, or supplement your existing income by harvesting the natural products you find all around…

Thistle: The Pretty Pest

by Barbara Bamberger-Scott 0


Rudolph and Company: A Portrait of the North American…

by Victoria Varga 0

  “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Had a Very Shiny Nose”…as well as some interesting characteristics that truly distinguish this helper to Santa from other members…

Winsome Wooly Workers

by Kristin Snodgrass 0


Got the Blues? It’s a Good Thing, if They’re…

by Ed Mashburn 0

I know somewhere there must be someone who doesn’t like blueberries.  I’ve never met this unfortunate soul, however.  Whether used fresh over ice cream or…

Frugality and Finance

How to Save a Bundle on Loan Interest

by Neil Shelton 0

Excerpted from Neil's latest book LandBook - An owner's manual for rural land (second edition) ~~~~~~~~ If you’ve ever borrowed money then you've had occasion to…

Go Wildcrafting!

by Catherine Lugo 0


Stay Hungry; Stay Foolish: Part Five of the History…

by Barbara Bamberger-Scott 0

Modern American homesteading, to misquote The Bard, makes strange bedfellows. Who can deny that communists, communalists, socialists, utopians, fundamentalists, survivalists, innovators, traditionalists, hermits, poets, junkyard…

Time Traveling with the WPA: Missouri

by Barbara Bamberger-Scott 0


Ford Model 8N Operator’s Manual

by Neil Shelton 0

Perhaps you’re wondering what sort of character would write a book review about an owner’s manual. Well, I have to admit that I don’t have…