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2017 – Top 10 Homesteading Posts of the Year!

by Texas Homesteader ~

It’s hard to believe we’re already in the waning days of 2017!  And we’ve got a bright new year in front of us, full of possibilities & promise.  But I’d like to take a moment & reflect on 2017 first.  Today I’m sharing the top 10 homesteading posts of 2017.  This list includes a few recipes such as no-knead Boule Bread and our favorite Planned Leftovers Meal – Carnitas Tacos.  And it also includes some crafts such as making your own chalkboard labels with things you’ve already got.  There are also some posts about interesting social observations that y’all really liked this year.  Grab a cup of coffee & c’mon in, y’all!

Come see the Top 10 Most Popular Homesteading Posts on my blog! Some crafts, some recipes, and some social observations too! #TexasHomesteader

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Why Doesn’t Junior Want Grandma’s Fine China?

by Texas Homesteader ~ 

You may value your family’s heirlooms, but can no longer be sure future generations will be interested in grandma’s finer things. A generation shift might make it harder to pass grandma’s stuff to your kids. Read my thoughts about the difference in typical life for the different generations.

Newsflash: Junior may not be interested in receiving grandma's fine china. A generation shift might make it harder to pass grandma's finer things to your kids. #TexasHomesteader

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Dealing With Discards: Exactly Where is ‘AWAY’?

by Texas Homesteader ~ 
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Have you ever thought about where things go when they’re tossed ‘Away’? I’m not just talking about the landfill here. There are many simple ways you can turn trash into treasure – good for you, good for the environment. This post may give you a few things to imagine.

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