How to Make a DIY Garden Cloche + Gardening with Chickens

How to Make a DIY Garden Cloche + Gardening with Chickens

You can have a gorgeous garden, even with free range chickens! Learn how to make a DIY garden cloche, plus other great ideas to protect your garden plants and keep both your garden and your chickens happy!   Creating a garden that both you and your chickens can...
How to Create a DIY Stock Tank Pool: The Ultimate Guide

How to Create a DIY Stock Tank Pool: The Ultimate Guide

Stock tank pools are all the rage! And it’s easy to see why: they provide a convenient, affordable and low-maintenance way to cool off during hot summer days! Our step-by-step guide will help you create and maintain your own DIY stock tank pool!    One hot summer...
How to Make a DIY Grow Light System for Seed Starting

How to Make a DIY Grow Light System for Seed Starting

Here’s how we created a DIY grow light system for indoor seed starting using an old entertainment cabinet! A grow light system lets you grow healthy seedlings anywhere – no natural sunlight needed! From brooder to grow light system for indoor seed...
12 DIY Chick Brooders You Can Build This Weekend!

12 DIY Chick Brooders You Can Build This Weekend!

Chick season is here! Before you bring home your chirping balls of fluff, make sure they have a safe and comfortable home! Chick brooders are easy to build yourself and can range from temporary to permanent and simple to downright fancy! We’ve used several...
How to Make a Christmas Wreath from Mason Jar Rings

How to Make a Christmas Wreath from Mason Jar Rings

This adorable Christmas wreath is made from Mason jar rings and wash tape! Spoiler alert: it’s so easy to make! You only need a few supplies and about half an hour! As a thrifty Millennial homesteader (aka: a broke Millennial homesteader), I try to spend as...
How to Make a Festive DIY Chili Pepper Garland

How to Make a Festive DIY Chili Pepper Garland

This easy-to-make chili pepper garland is a fun way to use extra peppers from your garden harvest! What could be better than decor made from your own garden produce?! Pretty much nothing, in my opinion! Last year was the “year of the pepper” in our garden!...