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This month marks three years since we purchased our land and built a simple farmhouse. I want to share what we learned, what we love about our home, and what we wish we had done differently. Imagine yourself dropping by for a visit and a cup of tea. Don't mind the dogs -- they are friendly -- and please overlook the mess. | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

Building Our Homestead: Our Experience

Building a homestead? It's been 3 years since we purchased our land and built a simple but lovely farmhouse. I want to share what we learned.

This month marks the one-year anniversary of having lived at Black Fox Homestead. It has been a momentous year for us, one we will never for...

Rural Homesteading: 4 Things You Want To Know

This month marks the one-year anniversary of having lived at Black Fox Homestead. It has been a momentous year for us, one we will never for...

mortar wash/slurry over limestone

"House La France, a vacation rental situated in the picturesque village of Lagrasse, was completely overhauled recently by my friends Nicole Albert, a former interior stylist from London, and her partner Michael Nunan.

springhouse, is a small building used for refrigeration once commonly found in rural areas before the advent of electric refrigeration. It is usually a one-room building constructed over the source of a spring. The water of the spring maintains a constant cool temperature inside the spring house throughout the year. In settings where no natural spring is available, another source of natural running water, such as a small creek or diverted portion of a larger creek, may be used.

A spring house is both effective and efficient as refrigeration for homesteaders without the cost of electricity or gas. The basics of how to build a spring house are similar to.

Self Sufficiency - Living Off the Land. This book is over 100 years old. I first read it as a free download. The methodology of how to set up a homestead to support a family is still good today!

Ten Acres Enough by Edmund Morris. This book is over 100 years old. The methodology of how to set up a homestead to support a family is still good today

DIY garden plans.    I spent many many hours designing my garden plans and getting my website up and running this past year. A super big thank you to my family for helping me so much! check out a new way to garden. ~Mel @ raisedurbangarden...

"I spent many many hours designing my garden plans and getting my website up and running this past year. A super big thank you to my family for helping me so much! check out a new way to garden.

Build Your Own Stone House: Using the Easy Slipform Method (Down-To-Earth Building Book) by Karl Schwenke

Build Your Own Stone House: Using the Easy Slipform Method (Down-To-Earth Building Book) by Karl Schwenke

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