Homestead Hack: Don’t Flush Cooking Fat Down The Drain!

by Texas Homesteader ~ We’ve all probably done it – rinsing out remaining fat and letting it go down the drain. A quick flip of the garbage-disposal switch and the greasy problem is gone. Right? I’ve written before about how I’ve discovered how the problem Is NOT Gone when we flush things through our kitchen […]

Homestead Hack: Propping Tender Seedlings

by Texas Homesteader ~ It seems vegetable-gardening planting is finally going on all over the US now.  Aaaaaahhhhh the veggie garden – how I love it.  Here in NE Texas (zone 8) I typically plant heirloom seeds in my ‘Indoor Greenhouse’ in February and transplant those heirloom seedlings into my garden after the danger of […]