Category Archive: Homesteading

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Oct 23

Homemade Swiffer Wet Jet Solution That Cleans Way Better

If you use the Swiffer wet jet on your floors you are going to want to read this article and get the recipe to make your own refill solution. I am shocked at how much dirt was left on the floor using the store-bought solution. I don’t use the swiffer but if you do you …

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Oct 21

Treating Bumblefoot At Home

If you have chickens chances are that at some point you have had or will have a chicken develop bumblefoot. Vet bills can get expensive so you may want to try to treat the bumblefoot at home and save money and the chicken. There are various ways that chicken get bumblefoot but most are from …

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Oct 20

Catch Big Catfish Chumming With Cleaning Table Scraps

If you like to fish for catfish and wonder what the best bait is this is for you. Try chumming catfish to you with cleaning table carcasses of fish. In this article by David Brown you can see the success they had using this method. They caught both a 50 pounder and a 70 pound …

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Oct 19

Shop for Grass-Fed Meat, Eggs And Dairy In Your Area

Shop for Grass-Fed Meat, Eggs And Dairy In Your Area

If you would like to find grass-fed beef, raw milk products, or free range chicken and eggs to stock your freezer and feed your family here is how to find some near you. Eat Wild has a directory of farms in the US and Canada to help you find some. They have a map and …

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Oct 18

2 Homemade Laundry Soap Recipes – Powdered and Liquid

These 2 homemade laundry soap recipes come in powdered or liquid form and will frugally get your clothes sparkling clean. Making your own laundry soap is not complicated at all, you will be wondering why you have not done it years earlier. If you would like to add a lovely scent to your homemade laundry …

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Oct 18

How To Experiment With Plants To Create Beautiful Color Dyes

This inspiring article on How To Experiment With Plants To Create Beautiful Color Dyes helps you to envision that most fruits, vegetables and wood (bark, leaves and roots) can create a rainbow of color dyes all found in nature. Here are some examples: Mountain Alder – Inner bark was used to make yellow dye. Outer …

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