Homesteading with Purpose: Making a Home Wherever You Are

Have you dreamed of living off the land, but find yourself trapped where you are? Are you impatient with your journey or feel like it's never going to happen? Are you already on a homestead, but feel overwhelmed at what needs to be done? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, this post is for you -- straight from my heart to yours. | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

Have you dreamed of living off the land, but find yourself trapped where you are? Are you impatient with your journey or feel like it’s never going to happen? Are you already on a homestead, but feel overwhelmed at what needs to be done? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, this post is for you — straight from my heart to yours. [by Kresha Faber]

8 Tips for Cooking Over an Open Fire

In all my years of cooking outside, I've learned a thing or two. Here are my 8 best tips for cooking over an open fire. Whether you're just getting started or you're a seasoned off-grid cook, I can't wait to hear your best tips. Be sure to share in the comments! | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

In all my years of cooking outside, I’ve learned a thing or two. Here are my 8 best tips for cooking over an open fire. Whether you’re just getting started or you’re a seasoned off-grid cook, I can’t wait to hear your best tips. Be sure to share in the comments! [by Melissa Norris]

Caring For Bucks (and their wether companions)

This time of year -- smack in the middle of breeding season and kidding season -- is filled with anticipation for those of us raising dairy goats. I'm counting down the days until the first kids arrive (and feeling their momma's tummies). While I wait, let's talk about the other half of the baby goat equation: the daddy goat. | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

This time of year — smack in the middle of breeding season and kidding season — is filled with anticipation for those of us raising dairy goats. I’m counting down the days until the first kids arrive (and feeling their momma’s tummies). While I wait, let’s talk about the other half of the baby goat equation: the daddy goat. [by Lindsey Proctor]

KYF #099: Listener Questions

I'm back answering listener questions. I don't know what I would do without all of you. It's truly a blessing to hear from you and be able to help you figure out this thing we embrace called Traditional Cooking. Thanks for honoring me with your trust. I hope you find today's episode (and the answers) helpful on your journey. Plus... the tip of the week! | KnowYourFoodPodcast.com/99

I’m back answering listener questions. I don’t know what I would do without all of you. It’s truly a blessing to hear from you and be able to help you figure out this thing we embrace called Traditional Cooking. Thanks for honoring me with your trust. I hope you find today’s episode (and the answers) helpful on your journey. Plus… the tip of the week! [by Wardee Harmon]

Homemade Herbal Tooth Powder and Toothpaste

You might be thinking about making your own toothpaste because: Questionable ingredients in conventional products, the high price tag on natural alternatives, the satisfaction of doing it yourself, and knowing exactly what you are putting in your mouth. Here's a framework for both tooth powder and toothpaste. You'll be brushing your teeth with your own personal mix in a matter of minutes! | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

You might be thinking about making your own toothpaste because: Questionable ingredients in conventional products, the high price tag on natural alternatives, the satisfaction of doing it yourself, and knowing exactly what you are putting in your mouth. Here’s a framework for both tooth powder and toothpaste. You’ll be brushing your teeth with your own personal mix in a matter of minutes! [by Andrea Sabean]