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How to Live Without a Microwave | Roots & Boots

How to Live Without a Microwave

When we discovered a microwave-free kitchen on our new farm, it felt like a sign:...
How to Age New Hardware with Vinegar

How to Age New Hardware with Vinegar

Have you ever wondered if there was an easy way to age new hardware to...
Paleo Bulletproof Cacao Latte | Roots & Boots

Paleo Bulletproof Cacao Latte (Caffeine-Free)

Nourish your body and feel fuller, longer with a cup of Paleo Bulletproof Cacao Latte!...
Favorite Books for Homestead Kids

Favorite Books for Homestead Kids

It's been a while since I've shared a "best books list" here on the blog. ...
5 Benefits of Dry Brushing Your Skin (& a Live Demo)

5 Benefits of Dry Brushing Your Skin (& a Live Demo)

Dry brushing is exactly what it sounds like: you take a body brush (like this...
DIY Carpet Freshener with Essential Oils | Roots & Boots

DIY Carpet Freshener with Essential Oils

When your family gets food poisoning the day before your house goes on the market,...
Sausage & Sweet Potato Soup with Spinach

Sausage & Sweet Potato Soup with Spinach

Tasty and packed with veggies and nutritious bone broth, this sausage & sweet potato soup...
Our Big Meat Bird Mistake: How We Accidentally Killed 35 Chickens

Our Big Meat Bird Mistake: How We Accidentally Killed 35 Chickens

I almost don't even want to share our great big costly meat bird mistake of...
What Would You Do If You Weren't Afraid?

What Would You Do If You Weren’t Afraid?

What would you do if you weren't afraid? Is it big enough and important enough...
Homemade Flubber with Essential Oils | Roots & Boots

Homemade Flubber with Essential Oils

Have your kids experienced homemade flubber with essential oils? They're going to love this recipe!...
How to Start a Jesse Tree Advent Tradition | Roots & Boots

How to Start a Jesse Tree Advent Tradition

A few years ago we decided to start a Jesse Tree advent tradition and it's...
Great Big Homestead Gift List

Great Big Homestead Gift List

Last Updated on 12/11/2023 by Kathleen Henderson
Just in time for the holidays, I'm excited to share my Great Big Homestead...
Perfect Gifts for Farm Kids | Roots & Boots

Perfect Gifts for Farm Kids

It can be tricky to find the perfect gifts for farm kids, so I've worked...
Clean Cast Iron | Roots & Boots

The Best Way to Clean Cast Iron (Stainless Steel & Glassware, too!)

Keeping my cast iron pots and pans clean seemed like a major chore until I...
The Real Cost of Raising Meat Birds | Roots & Boots

The Real Cost of Raising Meat Birds: Year One

What is the real cost of raising meat birds?  Is it worth it? For my...