Homesteading, Homemaking, Homeschooling, Mother of 5, Loving Wife to One, and Follower of Jesus Christ.
11104 min11-part Gardening course56 CQ
Life on the homestead is about living off the fruits of your labor. Learn how to make the most of the harvest by processing and canning fruits, vegetables, and meats. Stock the pantry year-round!
1385 min13-part Baking course50 CQ
The most satisfying meals are those that come from your own backyard. These hearty, healthy recipes make use of homestead resources, and help to fuel the whole family for a hard day's work!
660 min6-part Cooking course32 CQ
Stock your homestead kitchen with a full range of DIY dairy products! In this course from Homestead Productions, learn how to make cheese, yogurt, and butter using fresh, nutrient-rich cow's milk.
8116 min8-part DIY course62 CQ
Sheep are a great livestock for homesteading, as they can produce meat, milk, and wool for homespun yarn. In this course, learn how to raise sheep specifically for wool, and get basic knitting tips.
8110 min8-part DIY course60 CQ
Learn how to raise a variety of farm animals for meat, milk, eggs, and lard. Get detailed instructions on everything from creating a suitable environment, to daily care, butchering, and processing.
Other Lessons by Homestead Productions
27 minFREEClothes Making lessonFree14 CQ
Do you dream of making your own clothes? If so, this beginner DIY lesson on how to make a ruffled skirt is the perfect introduction to clothes making.
11 minCrafts lesson6 CQ
Looking for a crafty project to do with your kids? Try this clever DIY rag doll design from Homestead Productions. It’s a great introduction to hand sewing!
3 minNutrition lesson2 CQ
Do you like nuts? In this lesson, discover why it’s important to soak nuts and seeds before eating them, along with a simple and effective method for soaking.
27 minCrafts lesson14 CQ
Sometimes our old fabrics are hard to throw out. Instead of stashing sentimental clothes in storage, upcycle them into a memory quilt. Discover how!
8 minFREEGardening lessonFree5 CQ
In this kid-friendly homesteading lesson, get a jump-start on summer fruits and vegetables by learning how to make newspaper pots for an indoor garden.
8 minGardening lesson5 CQ
A prolific garden is the cornerstone of successful homesteading. Get expert gardening tips that will help you grow everything from tomatoes to strawberries.
13 minFREEDIY lessonFree7 CQ
Felling a tree can be an extremely dangerous job, but with proper instruction and practice, you can learn how to cut down a tree on your own.
6 minCamping lesson4 CQ
Homemade fire starters are durable, cheap, and reliable. In this DIY lesson, Homestead Productions shows how to make fire starters the down-home way.
9 minDIY lesson5 CQ
Heating your home can be heavy on the electricity bill. Learn about a DIY wood furnace in this lesson that discusses its components and safety precautions.
11 minCamping lesson6 CQ
Want to learn how to survive in the great outdoors? This lesson covers how to build a shelter and fire, how to catch and cook a fish, and how to filter water.