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Snakes in the Barn

In On The Homestead by healthyadmin

Did you say SNAKES? I have a confession to make.  I am not a fan of snakes.  Granted, living in the country, you’re going to run into a variety of varmints like snakes, mice, possums, snapping turtles, and wasps.  Don’t get me wrong, I know they have a right to forge a living just like we do, but hey, couldn’t they …

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Why Homemade Goat Milk Soap is Better than Commercial Soap

In On The Homestead by healthyadmin

Years ago, I set out on an adventure and personal challenge to see how many things I could eliminate from my grocery list and learn to make, grow, or produce myself.  I wanted to do this for several reasons, the first and foremost being finding better products for a healthier lifestyle.  Other reasons include economics, impact on the environment, self-sufficiency, …