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Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! Where do you find evidences of God’s Love? I think if you look, you’ll find it in many unexpected places! Like this heart-shaped tomato! I like to find hearts out in Nature. There are several trees with heart-shaped leaves, like the Eastern Redbud, and others that I’ve stumbled across….Read more
Everything you ever wanted to know about a Blog Hop And a few things you probably didn’t! First of all, we need to take care of that little detail—what is a blog hop? A blog hop is a place for fellow bloggers to come to share their ideas—in the form of blog posts. It’s a…Read more
Sabbath Ebenezer Stones Our Sabbath Ebenezer Stones“Here I raise my Ebenezer…” In Bible times, the children of Israel were instructed to set up memorial stones, so they could remember God’s care them them. The stones served as silent witnesses to God’s provision and intervention. What better time, than on Sabbath, to reflect on God’s care?…Read more
Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! Ordinary Days Is it ok that I can’t think of anything spectacular that’s happened in the last week? Honestly, is seems like some days, then weeks are a blur! I guess the main thing is to be ok with times that are ordinary. But don’t be resigned to the…Read more
Simple and Delicious Vegan Cheese Sauce Recipe Since I have been rambling recently about the wonders of Haystacks (see my post called Let’s Make Some Haystacks!), I wanted to post my recipe for vegan cheese sauce so it could be easily found. This post contains affiliate links Vegan Cheese Sauce We…Read more
Activated charcoal is one of the most useful and versatile natural remedies available. Find out practical uses and applications of medicinal charcoal for health and healing.Read more
Trash to treasure?
It can be tempting to go for the deals! But with a few principles to help guide you, thrift store shopping doesn’t have to be a lesson in regret!
Wood and Rebar Railings for our Loft and Stairs Recently, Andrew went to work on some rebar railings for our loft and our stairs. This is our middle son, Andrew ? Let me say, they ended up taking way more time than we thought they would! But that’s how we seem to roll! It’s totally not…Read more
Homestead Blog Hop will take place every Wednesday and is for all things homesteading: real food recipes, farm animals, crafts, DIY, how-to’s, gardening, anything from-scratch, natural home/health, self-sufficiency, self-reliance, natural remedies, essential oils, & more! Basically anything related to homesteading.Read more
Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! My Father’s World Click here to listen This is my Father’s world, and to my listening ears all nature sings, and round me rings the music of the spheres. This is my Father’s world: I rest me in the thought of rocks and trees, of skies and seas; his…Read more
While we were sleeping with covid, things were happening on the homestead.Read more
Organize your bathroom with Mason Jars and Stuff from the Dollar Tree! I love Mason Jars. In fact, most of my soap dispensers are made from pint mason jars, and I’ve used the little jam jars for years as a pretty and practical way to organize small items. (Linked items here are affiliate links, which…Read more
Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! Happy week! We’ve been super busy around our homestead for the past few weeks! Staying home more has really helped us to focus on some projects! I’ll be giving updates on that soon, but for now, just enjoy this week’s blog hop! ? Now on to the Hop Homestead…Read more
Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! Have you noticed that we pretty much find what we’re looking for? For a simple example, I’ll take myself in the outside world. In the Spring, you can look at my phone’s photo collection, and guess what you’ll find? Wildflowers as they emerge! You’ll see dozens of pictures of…Read more