1. milkmansdaughter

    Best shop ideas

    Hi All, We have a 2 1/2 stall "shop". We started setting it up as a shop, but 2 years of illness, and a bad roof on another shed temporarily forced everything into the shop. Right now it's being used as storage for EVERYTHING (motorcycle, bikes, tools, lawnmowers, weedeaters, chain saws...
  2. milkmansdaughter

    Trade shows and other fun...

    We are on our way home from our first Alabama trade show with 6 more chickens and a new pen. We spent a lot of time telling each other ,"no, we do not need/are not ready for a goat/kitten/puppy/pig/turkey/duck/violin/DVD player" (And no! @baymule, we really don't need pigs...yet! :lol:) We...
  3. Beekissed

    Organizing and decluttering the homestead

    Thought I'd start a dedicated thread to the practice of making homesteading life easier through decluttering, organizing and generally keeping things on the homestead where you can use them and find them easily. In today's world it's become common place for people to joke about being a...
  4. Beekissed

    Helpful videos on simple maintenance and repair

    Sumi hinted at a thread for maintenance and repair, so here's my contribution. This first vid was one I used to help me take apart the carburetor on our wood's not the same carburetor, but it's similar enough that it helped me have the confidence to just do it. I tore it down...
  5. Beekissed


    A place to show what we are working on now, put up pictures, vid or whatever of what we are doing on the homestead or off of it. My project today is to fashion a garden gate to fit the arbor I'm putting up at the entrance to my son's little BTE garden in town. I've got the arbor posts...
  6. Beekissed

    Amazingly helpful video!!

    Feel free to post similarly informational vids to this post....I LOVE life hack vids but then can never remember where I put them.