Tag: Bees

Bees

Learn how to get started with bees and bee keeping, plus what to do with your home-grown honey.  Anyone can learn to keep bees and enjoy their hard work in your garden and on your homestead.  Even kids can learn to keep bees!

The Cook's Herb Garden Book Review l Calling all herb nerds who need another great book! l Homestead Lady (.com)

Book Review The Cook’s Herb Garden

The Cook's Herb Garden Book Review l Calling all herb nerds who need another great book! l Homestead Lady (.com)Here’s herb girl doing another book review on an herb book – shocker!  Read on for our book review of The Cook’s Herb Garden, by Cox and Moine!  It was a small, no-nonsense book that covered it’s topic well and, of course, had lovely graphics (a must for me) and simple information on herbs any cook might use in their kitchen. Continue reading “Book Review The Cook’s Herb Garden”

How to process raw honey with an extractor

How to process raw honey with an extractor l Homestead LadyThe first-first thing I want to say is, read the directions to learn how to process raw honey with an extractor.  It’s such a basic step and one I too often neglect in my zeal to try a new thing!  We’ve processed quite a bit of honey over the years but this was our first time using a honey extractor and, may I just say, hallelujah!  Can I get an amen?!!  Here it is, how to process raw honey with an extractor… Continue reading “How to process raw honey with an extractor”

How to Save Kale Seed l Save seed to use next year with these simple steps l Homestead Lady (.com)

How to Save Kale Seed

How to Save Kale Seed l Save seed to use next year with these simple steps l Homestead Lady (.com)Learning to save kale seed is a simple process, I promise – don’t let the idea of seed saving scare you.  If you’re new to seed saving, kale is a good seed to learn how to save in seven easy steps!

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