Homesteading supplies

The Best Homesteading Supplies

Do you need a list of homesteading supplies to start a self-sufficient lifestyle? If so, Heather. from Second Chance Farm, is sharing her must-haves below. Every productive and growing homestead relies on the right tools and supplies for a variety of jobs and tasks. Which tools and supplies are needed is dependent on each unique homestead.   …

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fun day trips in NC for kids

50 Fun Day Trips in NC for Kids

Are you looking for day trips in NC for kids? If so, we’ve got a great list for you! Spending quality family time together is amazing, but doing the same things over and over can get boring. Sure, your kids might be fine spending every weekend at Chuck E. Cheese, but you’re undoubtedly ready to …

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funny hiking sayings and inspirational quotes

140+ Funny Hiking Sayings and Quotes

Are you looking for funny hiking sayings or inspirational quotes to use with your social media posts? If so, you found the perfect post… Whether exploring a new trail or walking one you’ve conquered many times, if you love hiking, then you know it’s a lifestyle. You probably have the latest gear, love getting gifts …

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The Best Way to Organize Office Supply Closet

Today, we’re going to look at the best way to organize office supply closet. Working from home comes with lots of perks, including more flexibility and staying in your PJs (if you’re so inclined). But, if you don’t have a dedicated workspace and a way to keep your office essentials organized, it can be a …

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no till gardening steps to start your own no dig garden

No Till Gardening: 6 Easy Steps to Start

(Guest Author: Heather @ Second Chance Farm – Edited: Sarah @ Our Blue Ridge House) Once I started researching no till gardening, it made so much sense, and I wondered why I had not pursued it sooner for our own garden! Last year was our first year of managing a no-till garden and we really liked …

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diy backyard splash pad ideas

DIY Backyard Splash Pad: 5 Easy Ideas

Not ready for a swimming pool area in your yard? Here are ways to make a DIY backyard splash pad for the whole family. Nothing beats the summertime heat like splashing around in some nice, cool water. But, don’t worry, you don’t need a massive inground pool to enjoy some backyard water fun on hot …

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how to make diy oregano

How to Make DIY Oregano Oil (15 Benefits and Uses)

This DIY oregano oil recipe will be your go to when stocking your medicine cabinet with all natural remedies. What is oregano oil? Oregano, formally known as Origanum vulgare, is a small plant that belongs to the mint family. The Oregano oil is extracted from the leaves and stems of the oregano plant. Oregano Oil Benefits and …

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benefits of walking barefoot

Walking Barefoot: 8 Amazing Health Benefits

I have been looking forward to talking with you about walking barefoot since I started this blog. Now that I’ve had some extra time, I have put together this post to share with you the science behind it, the benefits of going barefoot, how it effects your mental health, potential risks, and minimalist footwear you …

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best magnetic screen door for dogs

The Best Magnetic Screen Door for Dogs and Kids (2022 Reviews)

Are you looking for the best magnetic screen door for dogs, or simply for yourself? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Today, I’m going to share with you all about our magnetic screen door, and why we love it for our dogs. In addition to our personal reviews, I will share what others …

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Starting Seeds Indoors: A Guide for Beginners

Today, Heather from Second Chance Farm is going to teach us all about starting seeds. If you’re anything like me, you don’t have the best green thumb, but you want to learn how to grow your own food and plants. A good rule of thumb for you and I would be to listen to an …

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