7 Fermenting Lids For Mason Jars That Kick Ass

Using fermenting lids for mason jars like those pictured here can improve the quality of your ferments.

Do you wish you could make smaller sauerkraut batches? Are fermentation crocks out of your budget’s reach? Then mason jar fermenting might be more to your liking. These glass canning jars have gained popularity as options for fermenting vegetables and fruits over the recent past with the advent of fermenting lids for mason jars.The technologies … Read More

Ohio Stoneware Fermentation Crock – Beautiful Crocks For Fermenting And Pickling

Ohio Stoneware Fermentation Crocks Are Traditionally Built Like These

Are you looking for an alternative to yogurt as your only source of probiotic food? Interested in learning how to ferment vegetables? Sauerkraut and other fermented vegetables have long been associated with healthy eating.Being solid sources of fiber, vitamins C and K as well as iron, they give a real boost to your immunity. Moreover, … Read More

15 Inspired Ideas For Christmas Stocking Stuffers For Adults And Kids

Ideas for christmas stocking stuffers - 3 stockings in front of hearth

15 Ideas For Christmas Stocking Stuffers For Adults And Kids.I’ve compiled 15 awesome ideas for Christmas stocking stuffers for adults and kids alike, and I would wager, that every homesteader or survivalist would enjoy. And if you’re not in either category, no matter. These great stocking fillers are good for anyone. #1 – Lansky PS-MED01 … Read More

10 Useful Gifts Every Homesteader Needs This Christmas

Christmas gifts for homesteaders including a bar of soap on a table, with a cup of hot chocolate

It’s that time of year again! Christmas is upon us, where did the year go? Another year older and wiser, but being wise isn’t always enough when buying gifts for friends and family. Choosing christmas gifts for homesteaders is often a tricky task. Especially if you are a relative of friend of someone who lives … Read More

Choosing The Best Wood Splitting Maul – A Buyers Guide

One of the best splitting mauls with head embedded in a log

For the firewood aficionado, the man or woman who likes to keep things real and enjoys some good, sweaty hard graft, the splitting maul is the perfect tool for splitting logs into fire-sized chunks of combustible goodness.A splitting maul (often referred to as a sledge axe, block buster or even splitting axe), if I hadn’t … Read More