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Are you ready for yet another awesome wood pallet project? I do not believe we can ever make too many of these. I had so much fun with the diy wood pallet outdoor bar and the diy wood pallet bench, so I have no doubt in my mind that building this diy wood pallet sofa […]

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Grow boxes often make gardening more interesting, especially if you have limited space or want to enjoy indoor gardening. A few months back we made this diy Alaska grow box, which we have used to grow a lot of healthy veggies. You know I love to experiment, so today I decided to take on this […]

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Let us be honest, you are not really a gardener if you do not have a compost. I mean seriously who does that? LOL. We personally have a couple of them, from the diy compost tumbler to the diy 3 bin compost bin, so yes we are REAL gardeners. Today I decided to try this […]

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Often we get carried away with the grown up stuff and forget the little ones too have to endure and enjoy the homestead lifestyle. I have in past made things like homemade fudgesicles for my girls. Today, I wanted to try something super fun like how to make homemade bubbles. What I love about this […]

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I guess we are going to call this, the year of the hammock. Maybe its because once you go hammock you never go back. Earlier this year we had our hands full with this diy hammock stand. Well I decided to try make a different version, this diy crocheted hammock. Unlike the other one, this […]

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I can’t tell you who loves grilling more the hubby or yours truly, but this does not matter because when the season is upon us, we grill almost every single day. We have built the diy homemade bbq barrel and the diy portable toolbox grill for our camping trips. We wanted to take things up a […]

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This would probably be of more use to someone with a limited space for gardening, than for us. However, I should admit that just like our diy planter, this will probably look just as good on our front porch. Are you ready to look into how to build this diy vertical clay pot garden? The […]

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Many times on this blog we have talked about composting. We have even built many different bins, from the diy 3 bin compost bin to the diy $5 compost bin. One of my favorite aunts favorite type of natural fertilizer is the diy chicken poop fertilizer. Chicken poop is free, well if you have some […]

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Yeah, I love to make a lot of homemade stuff to replace everyday things around the household. Just last month we made the homemade natural air freshner and the homemade hand sanitizer. Today I am going to present a new idea to you, homemade cling wrap. Just like aluminum foil, this can end up costing you […]

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Having a natural pond on your homestead is always best, but in case you do not have one and you would still want to have one, then it is nice to know that you can still build one. There is this diy recycled tractor tire pond that you can easily build yourself. This is another […]

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Today’s post is more for inspiration, that a project that we will be taking on. We already have  a better diy outdoor solar shower set up on our homestead. However, I am pretty sure someone out there will be inspired by this other diy basic homestead outdoor shower idea. It is meant to be very […]

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It just so happens that we have an old metal swing out back, so naturally when I came across this idea light bulbs went off. We already have the diy wood pallet chicken coop and the diy recycled doors chicken coop, so we probably don’t need this diy old swing set chicken coop at the […]

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Every now again you see something that you don’t need but you always tell yourself I gotta have that. The last time I remember we made the diy wood pallet planter box and before that was the diy plumbing pipe firewood holder. They both came out good, I am hoping this diy wood floating shelf […]

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The other day, I posted something on how to grow trees from twigs. There was a lot of response from that one post alone. In it I mentioned that one could use rooting hormone to speed up the process. Well it just turns out that today I ran into this homemade rooting hormone recipe. The […]

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It never ceases to amaze me how many different ways we can provide water for our chickens or other birds. We have built the diy automatic rain water chicken waterer and the diy chicken nipple waterer in the past. Today I found some plans on this diy pvc soda bottle chicken waterer. This is yet […]

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There are many vegetables that you can grow in your garden that require support, in order to grow well. We have built different trellis in previous posts like the diy wood pallet pumpkin trellis and the diy tomato trellis. The diy sandwich board A frame we are going to look at today is perfect for […]

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Alright, I have a confession to make. I have been secretly wishing for a hammock for many years now. We have recently built the diy one plywood board chairs, but yeah I still want that hammock. I was going to hang it between two trees in our backyard, but that did not seem safe enough. […]

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We do have some chickens on our homestead but we have never tried to hatch our own eggs before. Most of the eggs that collect in the diy nesting boxes end up on the breakfast plate. I had the talk with the hubby just last night and brought up this diy chicken egg incubator. Unlike […]

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Here is my thing, besides it usually being cheaper to make your own homemade versions of products it is also usually more convenient. Take for example the homemade fabric softener recipe and the homemade bug spray for gardens we have made in past posts. Well today, we are going to add to that list with […]

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Alright, I seriously thought I was going to give wood pallet projects a rest for a few weeks or even months. After the diy wood pallet outdoor bar and the diy wood pallet goat barn recently, they are cheap projects but sometimes time consuming. Anyway, I saw this diy wood pallet bench and I was […]

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