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Many people discover stinging nettles the hard way, but if you can avoid their sting, nettles are a nutritious, delicious food and natural medicine. Here's how to forage and use them.
Make herbal infused vinegars for the kitchen and even your beauty regimen! Free printable included l Use fresh or dried herbs and your favorite vinegar. Homesteadlady.com #herbs
Make herbal infused vinegars with dried or fresh herbs l Troubleshooting, tips, and a free printable l Use herbal vinegars for cleaning like citrus vinegar or for cooking, and even your beauty regimen! Homesteadlady.com #herbs

Herbs & Health

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Guide to viewing cherry blossoms in the United States. Details where to see cherry blossoms in the US, the best time to visit, the history of cherry blossoms in the US, tips for viewing these beautiful pink flowers, and more! Includes a list of cherry blossom festivals in the US including the National Cherry Blossom Festival in DC and more!
Eating black-eyed peas on New Year's Day is a Southern tradition. This Hoppin' John recipe is an easy, delicious way to enjoy their tasty, lucky goodness this new year—or any time of year.
Here are 10 green New Year's resolutions that, if even 10% of us did them, would make a huge difference—even a revolution—for our health and the health of this planet we call Home.

Family & Holidays

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Across the globe, diverse cultures have treasured coconut oil as a culinary and wellness cornerstone for generations. Join us in celebrating the timeless traditions of coconut oil on our homestead and learn the many ways to use coconut oil to help our bodies and our animals live healthy, happy lives. #CoconutOilUses #CoconutOilforDogs #HowtoUseCoconutOil #WaystoUseCoconutOil #CoconutOilPulling
Are sweet, cotton candy pink chicken eggs the color you want to add to your egg basket next? Wondering how breeders are getting such awesome pastel shades that seem impossible? If you’re on the hunt for these rare hatching eggs or the secret breeding recipe to create pink hued Easter Egger eggs, you have found it! Here is how to get pink colored chicken eggs:
Looking to start a backyard flock? Read on to learn about some of the best chicken breeds you can choose and how to decide between them!

Small Farm Livestock

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Food prices have skyrocketed! Take charge of your grocery bill by learning how to can dry beans at home! Beans are not only healthy for you, but are cheap to buy dry and can up yourself at home! It's easier than you think, let me teach you how! #drybeans #canning #canningdrybeans #howtocanbeans #canningbeans #homecanning #pressurecanning
Preserve Eggs - Easy and effective ways to store eggs without refrigeration l Learn which methods are the best for food storage, plus other tips!

Food Preservation & Storage

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Stinging nettles can be used as a nutrient-dense substitute in any dish calling for spinach or kale, but here's a great fresh nettle pesto recipe to enjoy them on their own.
Traditionally brined and marinated, this slow cooker pulled pork comes out tender, moist and delicious every time. Perfect for tacos, sandwiches and more!
This chestnut jam is incredible with toasted bread, aged cheeses, brie, or ricotta. Chestnut jam also makes a lovely filling for chocolate cakes, crepes, meringues, and cookies. Try the recipe today!

Healthy Recipes

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Learn why this happens and how to prevent it so you can have that huge gorgeous tomato harvest you always dreamed of!!! #gardeningtips #growingtomatoes #vegetablegardening
Learn why this happens and how to prevent it so you can have that huge gorgeous tomato harvest you always dreamed of!!! #gardeningtips #growingtomatoes #vegetablegardening
The name kohlrabi is from the German "kohl," meaning cabbage, and "rabi," meaning turnip. Kohlrabi tastes like milder, sweeter broccoli, and it's pretty easy to grow. Here's how to grow and prepare this crisp, delicious, odd-looking vegetable.

Growing Food

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Are you in need of some tips for how to get rid of the house mouse? Get control of your house with these tricks and products! Summer, Diy, Ideas, Home Remedies, Getting Rid Of Mice, Pests, Homesteading Diy, Keep Birds Away, Homesteading
How to Get Rid of the House Mouse
Are you in need of some tips for how to get rid of the house mouse? Get control of your house with these tricks and products!
Foamy Eye in Ducks Amigurumi Patterns, Ducks, Urban, Raising, Raising Ducks, Ducklings, Duck Pond, Chickens
Foamy Eyes in Ducks
Foamy Eye in Ducks
How to Stay Positive On The Farm Homestead Survival, Staying Positive, How Are You Feeling, Advice, Life, Natural Living, Tips
How To Stay Positive On The Farm | Farm Fit Living
How to Stay Positive On The Farm
You've dreamt about having backyard chickens for years now.  Why not make this the year to finally have your own fresh eggs right out your back door??  Perfect for beginners, this article will start from the first steps and help you all the way through! #backyardchickens #chickens #sustainability #selfsufficient #howtoraisebackyardchickens #howtoraisechickens  #homesteading #chickensforbeginners Barbie, Fresh, Raising Backyard Chickens, Chickens Backyard, Backyard Chickens, Homesteading Skills, Wild Food Foraging
How to Raise Backyard Chickens for Beginners
You've dreamt about having backyard chickens for years now. Why not make this the year to finally have your own fresh eggs right out your back door?? Perfect for beginners, this article will start from the first steps and help you all the way through! #backyardchickens #chickens #sustainability #selfsufficient #howtoraisebackyardchickens #howtoraisechickens #homesteading #chickensforbeginners
Dandelion is abundant in the springtime, why not make this easy and useful Dandelion Salve recipe?  With just a few ingredients, you can put those dandelions to good use right in your own kitchen! #dandelion #dandelionsalve #dandelionsalverecipe #dandelionuses @dandelionrecipes #foraging #herbalrecipes #herbalmedicine #herbalism #familyherbalism #naturalmedicine Nutrition, Dandelion Recipes, Herbal Remedies Recipes, Herbs For Health, Herbal Remedies, Medicinal Herbs, Medicinal Herbs Garden, Homemade Remedies, Herbal Medicine Recipes
Dandelion Salve Recipe
Dandelion is abundant in the springtime, why not make this easy and useful Dandelion Salve recipe? With just a few ingredients, you can put those dandelions to good use right in your own kitchen! #dandelion #dandelionsalve #dandelionsalverecipe #dandelionuses @dandelionrecipes #foraging #herbalrecipes #herbalmedicine #herbalism #familyherbalism #naturalmedicine
Keeping Ducks Safe from Predators Duck Coop, Keeping Ducks, Backyard Ducks, Free Range Chickens, Backyard Poultry, Poultry, Livestock
Keeping Ducks Safe from Predators
Keeping Ducks Safe from Predators
Elizabeth Shipstead | Episode 3| Montana Country Living | Rural Life | Women in Ag | Rural Sisterhood | Montana Agriculture | Facebook Groups | Christian Ag Women | Christian Ag Devotionals | Rural Podcast | Rural Women Inspired | Mindy Young | Farm Fit L Country, Raising Kids, Reading, Rural Life, Parenting Advice, Sisterhood, Urban Farmer, Country Lifestyle
Build Your Rural Sisterhood with Elizabeth Shipstead
Elizabeth Shipstead | Episode 3| Montana Country Living | Rural Life | Women in Ag | Rural Sisterhood | Montana Agriculture | Facebook Groups | Christian Ag Women | Christian Ag Devotionals | Rural Podcast | Rural Women Inspired | Mindy Young | Farm Fit L
Get started raising ducks for meat & eggs on the homestead. Includes recommended breeds, housing options, pond information, troubleshooting and experienced tips. It’s not a question of ducks vs. chickens – both are great! However, ducks are hardy, healthy, and happy animals to add to your land.
Raising Ducks for Meat & Eggs
Get started raising ducks for meat & eggs on the homestead. Includes recommended breeds, housing options, pond information, troubleshooting and experienced tips. It’s not a question of ducks vs. chickens – both are great! However, ducks are hardy, healthy, and happy animals to add to your land.
Are you finding that you're not getting as many eggs from your chickens this time of year? Here's how to make your chickens lay more eggs during Winter. Winter, What To Feed Chickens, Chickens In The Winter, Raising Meat Chickens, Homestead Chickens, Best Laying Hens, Chicken Feed
How to Make Your Chickens Lay More Eggs During Winter
Are you finding that you're not getting as many eggs from your chickens this time of year? Here's how to make your chickens lay more eggs during Winter.
How To Keep Conversation Positive for a Happier Family Holiday Friends, Gardening, Conversation, Health And Wellness, Family Holiday, Farm Wife, Healthy Mom
Keep Conversation Positive for a Happier Family Holiday| Farm Fit Living
How To Keep Conversation Positive for a Happier Family Holiday
Essential tips and legal requirements for Maine homesteaders and hobby farmers looking to sell eggs, produce, and homemade goods. Homestead, Produce, Gardening Tips, Things To Sell, Green Cleaning, How To Make Money
The Legalities of Making Money from Your Maine Homestead
Essential tips and legal requirements for Maine homesteaders and hobby farmers looking to sell eggs, produce, and homemade goods.
Learning how to grow strawberries is easier than you think!  Even if you're a beginner, you can be growing strawberries this year!  Let me show you the tips and tricks you need for a great year of growing your own fresh strawberries! #strawberries #howtogrowstrawberries #easygardening #beginnergardening #containergardening #balconygardening Vegetable Garden, Growing Vegetables, Growing Strawberries In Containers, Growing Strawberries, Grow Strawberries, Growing Herbs, Gardening Vegetables, Growing Plants
Growing Strawberries for Beginners
Learning how to grow strawberries is easier than you think! Even if you're a beginner, you can be growing strawberries this year! Let me show you the tips and tricks you need for a great year of growing your own fresh strawberries! #strawberries #howtogrowstrawberries #easygardening #beginnergardening #containergardening #balconygardening
Are you looking for a way to help the bees that can also help you? Planting herbs that attract bees can also have medicinal and culinary benefits for you! Here's the best facts about the 25 herbs that bees love and we do, too. via @www.pinterest.com/farmfitliving Herb Garden, Layout, Organic Gardening, Planting Herbs, Gardening For Beginners
25 Planting Herbs that Attract Bees to Your Garden
Are you looking for a way to help the bees that can also help you? Planting herbs that attract bees can also have medicinal and culinary benefits for you! Here's the best facts about the 25 herbs that bees love and we do, too. via @www.pinterest.com/farmfitliving
Here’s how to make simple sourdough pitas using whole wheat and healthy ingredients. The key to pita pockets that poof is to use a very active sourdough starter. We teach you how to make the best sourdough pita to feed your family.
Sourdough Pita Bread Recipe
Here’s how to make simple sourdough pitas using whole wheat and healthy ingredients. The key to pita pockets that poof is to use a very active sourdough starter. We teach you how to make the best sourdough pita to feed your family.
Can't go on a vacation? Well, here's some staycation ideas that can help you unwind and relax.  #staycation via @www.pinterest.com/farmfitliving Outdoors, Fitness, Camping, Travel, Life Hacks, Staycation, Vacation, Favorite Places
7 Staycation Ideas to Help You Chill Out & Keep Your Mind Fit
Can't go on a vacation? Well, here's some staycation ideas that can help you unwind and relax. #staycation via @www.pinterest.com/farmfitliving