Fri, 26 October 2018
LH 166: Simple tips and tricks to make backyard chicken keeping easier
On today's episode, we're going to be talking about chicken keeping hacks. A "hack" is a handy hint, or something that will help you do things faster or better. It usually involves reusing or re-purposing something that you already have on hand.
Sounds fun, right?
Host Theresa Loe brought on Lisa Steele from the popular blog Fresh Eggs Daily to share some of her favorite ways to "hack" chicken keeping so you can keep your flock healthy and happy - but with less work from you.
And in the show notes is a GREAT recipe Lisa shared for making your own homemade chicken scratch. Go to www.LivingHomegrown.com/166 to download the PDF for free.
You will learn:
Fri, 19 October 2018
LH 165: Helping Your Pet Live Closer to Their Food
An all NEW episode on a topic we've never covered before!
For optimal nutrition, it can be just as important for our pets to avoid processed foods too. And unfortunately, most of what we typically feed them…is junk food.
Now, this topic can be controversial. But keep in mind that this is NOT about having the time or money to make our own pet food or buy custom food.
This is about having a better understanding about pet food so that we can make the best choices we can that is within our capacity.
You will learn:
In the show notes, you can down load a free recipe for homemade dog treats. Just go to www.LivingHomegrown.com/165 and you'll find lots of links to more information on this topic.
Sat, 13 October 2018
LH 164: How To Make Delicious Fresh Cheese in Under an Hour
Note: Host Theresa Loe has a special free workshop this month. See the end of this post for more info!
There’s something warm and inviting about homemade cheese.
Perhaps it's the ancient connection to tradition with each batch we make. Or maybe it's the mysterious way it transforms ordinary milk (as if by magic) into something so delicious.
Homemade cheese tastes amazing.
And if you've never made cheese before...or if you have secretly wished you could craft your own batch with your own hands...Then you are in for a treat!
This week’s podcast is a beginner cheese-making lesson!
But not just any lesson. This episode is about making cheese from scratch in under an hour!
No more excuses about how you don't have time. Give this a try and you won't be sorry!
Host Theresa Loe interviews cheesemaker, entrepreneur and author Claudia Lucero of Urban Cheesecraft. And she gives you the whole scoop on the amazing practice of making cheese at home – from the milk you need to the simple steps of creating your very first recipe.
It’s all here
Gift yourself this experience because cheese-making is incredibly fun.
You will learn:
In the show notes, you can download the recipe Claudia talks about and print it for easy use. Just go to www.LivingHomegrown.com/164 for the recipe and all the cheesemaking links mentioned in the episode.
Special note: Host Theresa Loe has a FREE live workshop on October 30, 2018 where she shares tips for living a more organic, farm-fresh lifestyle. You can chat with Theresa and learn simple (seasonal) ways to maximize the flavor and nutrition of your organic produce. Just go to www.LivingHomegrown.com/EVENT to learn more!
Fri, 5 October 2018
LH 163: Use the KonMari Method to Organize Your Homestead
Today's episode is an ENCORE episode.
What is that you ask?
An encore episode is an episode that has been previously published, but it was SO long ago, you may have missed it. This episode is packed with info you will LOVE.
This episode is all about using the KonMari Method for organizing your home or homestead.
It is an encore episode from a few years ago, but as you'll hear in the updated intro...host Theresa Loe is happy to report she is still using it despite how skeptical she was about the method initially. Even her sons are still using the KonMari method for folding their clothes!
Hopefully this episode it brings a little less clutter to your life as well.
You Will Learn:
As always, you can get all the related links at www.LivingHomegrown.com/163 as well as a full transcript of the show.
This episode was brought to you by the Living Homegrown INSTITUTE where you get access to a whole library of masterclasses that will help you live a farm fresh lifestyle. You can go to www.LivingHomegrown.com/FRESH to learn more.