There were many different ways to light a fire in a wood-stove. Is there a "right" way? I'll show you the method that works to keep you from getting burned. I like the top-down fire. It protects your ... Read More about How to Light a Fire in a Wood-stove Without Getting Burned
Try these easy gluten free bagels with cream cheese and lox next weekend. Gluten Free Bagels are an easy to make and satisfying breakfast bread that you can mix up and bake in just 25 minutes. This ... Read More about Easy Gluten Free Bagels Recipe that Only Takes 25 Minutes
An herbal poultice is a time tested remedy used by many herbalists to draw impurities out of the skin. Learn how to make a poultice and have it on hand for the next bite or sting. What is a ... Read More about How to Make a Poultice With Herbs
Wood heat keeps you warm and reduces your carbon footprint. Although I'm happy with wood as our heat source it is not without issues. Each family must weigh the pros and cons and make their own ... Read More about Is Wood Heat Eco-Friendly and Sustainable?
Firewood storage can be as much art as science, and these 4 storage ideas will work no matter how big or small your woodpile. Here at Joybilee Farm wood is our primary fuel for heating and ... Read More about 4 Best Firewood Storage Ideas to Keep Your Firewood Dry
Calendula soap is a healing bar of soap for soothing dry, rough skin. Terrific after a day of working in the garden or for use during the dry winter months when hands tend to become ... Read More about DIY Calendula Soap for Soothing Dry, Rough Skin