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Reduce your Grocery Bill by Making your own Cleaning Products

Have you ever thought about the cost of your cleaning products that you purchase at the grocery store? Or how many unneeded and harmful chemicals are in them? 475 more words

Sustainable Living

Steel Cut Oat and Honey Bread

If you have read some of my older blogs you would know we like to buy in bulk and store food in glass jars. My husband bought me the “Outlander Kitchen” ( 484 more words


Checking In - Life Update

Though I have decently kept up the Instagram and Facebook page for “The Heathen Homesteader” I have completely neglected the (this) blog (and the accompanying Twitter and Tumblr. 174 more words


HRC: Personal Education

Don’t rely solely on books or videos for your homesteading personal education. While you can learn alot on your own that way, there are some things you may never understand or realize without talking directly to an experienced person.  139 more words


Not without collateral damage. ...

So here I am, writing a BLOG?! Wait, do you know who I am? I guess I’d better start there…..

My name is Alicia. I’m a wife. 308 more words

Reality TV

Getting Out From Under Utility Shut Off Notices

It can be said that the working poor are those who work full-time jobs, at times even two jobs, making $29,000 or less struggling to make ends meet. 2,503 more words

Alternative Living

Dealing with a Broken Refrigerator Farmgirl Style

Fifty-five degrees.  Well, that’s not good.  The refrigerator should probably be colder than that.

We do not presently have the money for a new one.  I slurp my lukewarm milk from my bowl of cereal.  275 more words