Make Your Own Healthy Cooking Spray

  What's in that store bought cooking spray anyways? Propellants, preservative and a few cents worth of cheap, unhealthy oil. All you need is a great spray bottle and some high quality olive oil and water to make your own! No more hydrogenated, trans., rancid, cheap oils for you!

By | 2017-05-19T01:03:39+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Videos|

Cheaper Healthier Chickens

How? Fermented Grains! You can save 40% or more on your chicken feed costs by fermenting the grain. Our large family loves fresh eggs, we love healthy home raised chicken for dinner, not to mention turkey, duck and goose. But man, the feed can get expensive! Here is one of the main ways we have [...]

By | 2017-05-18T23:42:23+00:00 May 16th, 2017|Videos|

Preserve Your Extra Eggs by Pickling!

Still have too many spring eggs? In this video Carolyn will show you a simple delicious preservation technique... pickled eggs! You can refrigerate or can these tasty, high protein treats. Pickled eggs make a quick, healthy meal starter or easy snack. You can also follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/homesteadingfamily or check out our website [...]

By | 2017-05-03T18:02:04+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Videos|

Homesteading Family Kitchen Tour

OK - You've been asking for a tour of our homestead kitchen... let me show you around on a busy homesteading Saturday. The pizza dough is resting, waiting to be rolled out; the dandelion greens are soaking in their brine to become KimChi; hardboiled eggs are cooling for pickled eggs and my assistants (the kids [...]

By | 2017-05-03T16:49:44+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Videos|

Make Your Own Beeswax Wrap

Kick out the plastic wrap! Carolyn, Rachel and Brianna show a quick and simple way to start switching your home away from disposable, unhealthy plastics and toward healthy reusable products. A little beeswax, cotton cloth and a few old paintbrushes can save a lot of plastic wrap over the next few years- not to mention [...]

By | 2017-05-03T16:47:00+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Videos|

Preserve Your Eggs by Freezing!

In this video Carolyn will show you how simple it is to save your fresh eggs for baking during the winter egg shortage. This is a great method to use for dirty eggs, cracked eggs or even an over-abundance of storebought eggs.

By | 2017-04-20T21:02:50+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Videos|

Preserve Your Eggs for Winter!

Do you know how to preserve your eggs? Water glassing is a long standing historical method that is very easy and very effective! While there are several different water glassing mediums, here Carolyn shows you how to use the cheap and readily available hydrated lime (also known as pickling lime and slacked lime) to easily [...]

By | 2017-04-18T16:57:18+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Videos|