Homemade AC Unit

Homemade AC Unit

It is hot, you guys. As in HOT. I am sure everyone can feel it, but being eight months pregnant,...

How to Butcher Deer on the Homestead

How to Butcher Deer on the Homestead

It had always been our dream to hunt. We truly believe that hunting is the best way to harvest meat....

Building a Chicken Tractor From Scrap Lumber and Metal

Building a Chicken Tractor From Scrap Lumber and Metal

You know what’s the best thing about moving to an unfinished, abandoned property? The junk.Only for...

How to Use Neem Oil in the Garden

How to Use Neem Oil in the Garden

There are a few things one can do to fight pests in the garden. In this post, I am going to...

Starting Seeds in Toilet Paper Rolls

Starting Seeds in Toilet Paper Rolls

As part of my kids’ garden project, I’ve been collecting toilet paper rolls for a while now. I...

Planting Strawberries and Caring for Your Plants

Planting Strawberries and Caring for Your Plants

Planting strawberries might be the easiest chore in the garden. Those plants are so hardy I doubt...

Grafting Fruit Trees – A Step by Step Picture Tutorial

Grafting Fruit Trees – A Step by Step Picture Tutorial

A couple of years ago, on our yearly trip to Israel to visit family, we met a local farmer who came...

Understanding Cover Crops and Green Manure Crops

Understanding Cover Crops and Green Manure Crops

In the past couple of years, I used hay and straw to cover the soil in my home garden both when...

How to Build Potato Towers

How to Build Potato Towers

Last year, I planted a 100′ row of potatoes only to have all my plants attacked by the vicious...

Easy Garden Preparation, the No-Till Way

Easy Garden Preparation, the No-Till Way

Sometimes we do things in a traditional way because, well, that’s what everyone is doing so it must...

Lee @ Lady Lee's Home
Lee @ Lady Lee's Home
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