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How to Dry Zucchini Noodles

You’ve heard the jokes about country folks discovering a bag of zucchini left on their porch or in their unlocked car in the dead of night…yes, it’s zucchini season alright!

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21 All-Natural Ways to Support Your Immune System

21 All-Natural Ways to Support Your Immune System

We’re about two weeks into self-quarantine thanks to current events, and immune support is high on the radar for all of us.  Let’s take a look at 21 all-natural ways to support your immune system.

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I Need Your Help!

I’m eager to help you “get real”—with real food, real household products, and an honest, “real” lifestyle—and I need your help.  Would you take just a couple of minutes to help me decide the best ways to do that, while reaching the people who are looking for my resources?

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My Quest for the Perfect Monthly Planner

My Quest For The Perfect Monthly Planner

Confession: I still use a paper planner.  Mr. Native Texan has urged me to go paperless, but

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Paleo vs. Keto: What’s the Difference?

From Kathleen: This is a guest post by Louise Hendon, co-host of The Keto Summit and author of The Essential Keto Cookbook.  If you’ve heard of the Keto diet and wondered what it’s all about, today’s post will clear it up for you!  Read on to learn about the difference between Paleo vs. Keto… Paleo is…

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My Sleepy Success Story with Essential Oils

My Sleepy Success Story with Essential Oils

I’m excited to share this sleepy success story with essential oils with you today…I can’t believe how well it’s worked for me!  If you have trouble falling or staying asleep, you might want to give these two essential oils a try!

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Make almond milk at home! It's cheaper and healthier than store bought versions. All you need is almonds, water and salt. (Optional: sweetener and vanilla.)

How to Make Almond Milk…the Easy Way

Why buy almond milk when it’s so easy to make at home?  Homemade almond milk is better for you, too.  Did you know that most store bought nut milks contain unhealthy ingredients (like synthetic vitamins, oils and sugar)? When you make almond milk yourself, the only ingredients are almonds, water and salt.  Optionally, you can…

Make almond milk at home! It's cheaper and healthier than store bought versions. All you need is almonds, water and salt. (Optional: sweetener and vanilla.) Read More
Spring Capsule Wardrobe

My Spring Capsule Wardrobe

It may be spring in most of the continental U.S., but it’s still a chilly 55 degrees here in northern Virginia.   In the middle of May.  Not to worry!  I’m pretending it feels like spring with my Spring Capsule Wardrobe…

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Please take my Reader Survey, and help me create content that serves your needs. It's mostly multiple choice and should take you only a few minutes. I'd be ever so grateful to receive your feedback...thanks in advance!

Reader Survey: You’ve Got Opinions…

Reader Survey: You’ve Got Opinions… …and I want to hear them!  Please take my very first Yankee Homestead Reader Survey, and help me create content that serves your needs. This is your chance to tell me all about:

Please take my Reader Survey, and help me create content that serves your needs. It's mostly multiple choice and should take you only a few minutes. I'd be ever so grateful to receive your feedback...thanks in advance! Read More