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Best Canner For Beginners

Best Canner For Beginners

The Best Canner For Beginners would have to be the one that’s been around the longest and one that my grandma used all those years ago. American pressure canner is the best selling and most raved about at my online store. Are you getting ready to start canning for the first time? Me too! I’ve […]

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How To Prepare For Winter Weather On The Homestead

Winter Storm Preparation Is it Spring yet? If your like me your pretty tired of winter weather and some years here in Indiana it can be brutal. This year has been what I would call a semi bad winter even though when we got snow it didn’t stay more than a week or two.  I […]

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Happy 1st Blog BIrthday

Happy 1st Blog Birthday To Me! Looking Back Over Last Year

I can’t really believe it’s been a year already! I had dreams of starting this blog the year before and even bought the domain Homesteadingforwomen.com. But I didn’t do anything with it. Then last year we were really getting outside and doing things on the homestead and hubs kept saying, “You should put that on […]

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Welcome To Homesteading for Women!

What can you find on homesteadingforwomen.com? It’s simple really, it’s like turning back the clock to a simpler time, a place where things are quiet and peaceful. The Homestead Women For Beginners site with tips to help get you started gardening, vintage skills, herbs, chickens, herbal remedies, crafts and cooking. You don’t have a homestead to start […]

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2017 Homestead success and failures

Homestead 2017 -Success and Failures

My Homestead Plans for 2017~What worked and what didn’t This is what I did in 2017. I’ve written in Red my notes on what worked and what didn’t Make a Container Herb Garden For Beginners. Win! This worked GREAT! We grew a pumpkin in one and Carrots in the other one. One didn’t drain right so we […]

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Warning 3 Herbs Children Should Never Use

Warning! 3 Herbs You Should Never Use On Children, They Can Be Deadly!

3 Herbs You Should Never Use On Children, They Can Be Deadly! With all the herbal blends, proprietary blends, and essential herbal based oils on the market you may be under the misconception that all of them are safe. No they are not all safe for everyone, especially to children they can be deadly in […]

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5 Effective Tips

5 Effective Tips To Healthy Eating With These Simple Meal Planning Tricks

Simple Meal Planning Tips I’m a total failure at meal planning. We are empty nesters and just cooking for two seems like there is no need for meal planning, until we get home from the grocery with over $200 worth of food and in less than a week there isn’t anything to eat. We just […]

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Natural Remedies

Natural Remedies 3 Herbs For Homestead Healing To Keep In Your First Aid Kit

Natural Remedies To Keep In Your First aid Kit I’ve used Natural Remedies most of my life, you can read about how I healed my gallbladder with a few simple things from the kitchen. Best thing is that it worked! I lost my really good health insurance that I had for years when the new […]

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Chip

Farmers Homestead Clothesline ~Meet Chip!

Farmers Homestead Clothesline I’m starting what I call “Farmers Homestead Clothesline”. Isn’t that cute! I thought it would just be great for my homestead blog to have some kind of news update on the goings on at the Farmerville homestead and what better why to do it is at the “clothesline”. Not everyone is familiar […]

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Old Fashioned Sourdough Biscuits

Old Fashioned Sourdough Biscuits Cooked In My Grill!

Old Fashioned Sourdough Biscuits! Can you believe I made them on my grill?! I didn’t know that either! I was complaining to a friend of mine that my oven quit working and she told me that when she snowbirds to Florida each year, she makes her bread on the grill. AWESOME! I went straight out […]

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