The dates have been changed! The summit will officially start January 20th! Ever felt like you needed a kick in the pants ... ... to get moving with some of your goals? You know, the ones that have been hanging over your head for a while, like jumping into modern homesteading. Or starting up a fitness routine. Or incorporating more real food into your kitchen. Yeah, those ones. Well, today I'm here to tell you about an upcoming … [Read more...] about The New Year New You Summit: 31 FREE Presentations by Farmers, Bloggers, and Health Experts!
Archives for December 2013
I always used to feel like I had to defend my little farmhouse... ... when people would first walk through the door. No one ever seemed to notice all the neat things about my home; the hand-painted signs adorning the walls, the farmhouse antiques I had salvaged from yard sales, or my creative furniture arrangements... They only seemed to want to talk about the size. "Wow... this is... small." "So, are you going to build an addition … [Read more...] about 8 Reasons I Love Life in a Small House
If I would have had my act together this year... ... I would have coordinated a clever barnyard Christmas card complete with a menagerie of animals, children, and Christmas sweaters. (OK, probably not the sweaters, but you get the idea...) But that didn't happen. And it would be hard to send out a card to all 23,000+ of you anyway, so consider this post your official, virtual Christmas card from The Prairie Homestead family. We hope … [Read more...] about Merry Christmas from The Prairie Homestead
I'm a pretty cultured person... I might not attend any ballets, operas, or art shows, but my little homestead kitchen is packed full of cultured butter, cultured yogurt, and cultured buttermilk. That counts, right? ;) Learning how to make buttermilk is one of the easiest things to do if you are just starting out in the world of home dairy. And real homemade buttermilk is out-of-this world. One word of warning-- once you make your first … [Read more...] about How to Make Buttermilk