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How to Stay Organized on the Modern Homestead

How to Stay Organized on the Modern Homestead

Modern homesteading often means wearing multiple hats. Like most families, we have regular household chores to do, a job or two outside of the home, and responsibilities of caring for children. But homesteaders (even just part-time ones like us) also have things on their to-do […]

Spring Writing Contest!!

Spring Writing Contest!!

Here at Homestead How-To we are all about creating community among homesteaders.  We do that by building a learning community.  Whether you follow us on Instagram, Like our Facebook Page, or visit our blog, you’ll see a regular stream of new “how-to” resources. In the […]

How to make Homemade Labels for your Homemade Gifts

How to make Homemade Labels for your Homemade Gifts

  Homemade holiday gifts can be a huge hit, especially if you personalize them for your friends and family.  You can increase the wow factor of a homemade gift by adding beautiful homemade labels. Before choosing an option for creating labels, decide what you want […]

How to Connect with other Homesteaders Online

How to Connect with other Homesteaders Online

~ This article is co-authored by Libby McPhee and Carrie Williams Howe, founders of Homestead How-To   Homesteading is one of those lifestyles that thrives on the connections you make with others.  These connections enable you to learn new skills, correct mistakes you’ve made, and […]

How to Sell Used Clothes

How to Sell Used Clothes

Selling used clothes isn’t necessarily unique to homesteading, but the further I get into a self-sufficient, homesteading mentality, the more I want to simplify my life.  I want to live with less and have less clutter.  I also find myself in a place where my income […]