Channel Videos from Living Traditions Homestead

This Barn Has Waited 50 YEARS To Be Used Like This Again!
59,946 views - 07/14/20
Today we are showing you around the farm and taking a look into our 1950's style dairy barn. #familymilkcow #jerseycow #oldbarn...
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Our EXPERIMENT Worked!  Getting Serious about Growing Potatoes.
83,688 views - 07/11/20
This year we decided to get more serious about growing potatoes. We tried a few different ways and they were all successful! How many...
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First ORGANIC Garden HARVEST of 2020!!!
79,443 views - 07/07/20
Today is our FIRST HARVEST of the SUMMER!!! We are SO EXCITED! #homesteadlife #farmlife #gardening #harvest #organicgardenharvest...
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A WHOPPER of a Blackberry Harvest!! And what we are doing with them all!!!
96,289 views - 07/04/20
We hit the jackpot with wild blackberries! Recently we told you all that we bought more land to extend our homesteading/farming...
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No More Duck Quarantine!  They Get to Free Range Again!
74,294 views - 06/30/20
This week Kevin is building a new hoop coop for our ducks and giving the chicken hoop coop some upgrades. We need to keep the animals...
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This MIGHT Make Me Give Up BACON!
117,504 views - 06/27/20
Today Kevin is showing something new to do with a pork belly other than make Bacon. Is it possible he would give up eating bacon for...
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Our Garden is Going BONKERS!!!
98,647 views - 06/23/20
Our garden is going absolutely crazy right now! It's been a couple weeks since we showed you around so today we are showing your our...
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The FIRST TIME this has happened on OUR Homestead!
78,766 views - 06/16/20
This weekend was the very first time we had hay cut on our new property. #cuttinghay #organicfarm #preparingforsurgery To see the...
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Spicy Pickled Cauliflower! Time to Re-Stock our PANTRY
96,536 views - 06/13/20
Canning season 2020 has started with Spicy Pickled Cauliflower!!! #spicypickledcauliflower #canning #growyourownfood Bulk Buying:...
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Our TOMATOES TRIPLED in just 3 weeks!
90,403 views - 06/11/20
Today we are spending the day in the garden making sure all of our organic plants have the best possible chance for success this summer....
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Our COW is MISERABLE! But we Have a PLAN to HELP!
94,436 views - 06/09/20
The warm weather is bringing the FLIES and they bother our COW. Also, the baby rabbits are old enough to GRADUATE to the RABBIT TRACTORS....
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DETAILS REVEALED about our New Farm! Q&A
96,856 views - 06/06/20
Today we are answering some of the questions you've had about our new farm. #homesteading #homesteadlife #farmlife #buyingafarm Woven...
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The FIRST GARDEN TOUR of 2020!!!!
96,792 views - 06/04/20
With ALMOST all of the planting finished, we give you a GRAND TOUR of all of this year's gardens which will provide our family with a...
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No Garden Is Complete Without THESE! Sweet Corn and Watermelon!
85,122 views - 06/02/20
Today we are planting our second summer garden. There are only going to be 2 crops in this entire garden, Sweet Corn and Watermelons!...
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THIS Will Keep our Rabbits SAFER!
79,340 views - 05/30/20
#growyourown #gardening #organic #growfood #stayhome #withme We are moving some of our homestead animals to our NEW FARM! To see the...
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Expanding Our HOMESTEADING DREAM!  The Next Step Toward Self-Sufficiency.
124,411 views - 05/28/20
#growyourown #gardening #organic #growfood #stayhome #withme Today we share some very special news. We bought a farm. To see the...
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In ONE DAY our FAMILY planted our ENTIRE GARDEN!!!
94,264 views - 05/23/20
Today we are planting our summer garden! It's filled with all of our favorites like tomatoes, peppers, green beans, okra, cucumbers,...
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NEVER use a Garden SPRINKLER Again!!! Installing Drip Irrigation!
196,954 views - 05/21/20
Summer heat is coming and soon the GARDEN will need WATERING. Don't spend hours hand watering with a watering can, hose wand, or...
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They're HATCHING!!  Our Turkey's FIRST EGGS are starting to hatch!
79,059 views - 05/19/20
Our blue slate turkey is laying eggs for the first time which only happens once a year. We've incubated some of her eggs and they are...
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Would We Buy THIS Homestead Again? Q&A
75,943 views - 05/16/20
Woven Ground Cover: https://www.growerssolution.com/PROD/ground-cover/groundcover Our Amazon Store:...
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Cooking with Home Canned Goods: Mexican Chicken Pizza
56,027 views - 05/14/20
We teach how to grow and raise your own food, but rarely how we use the food we produce! Today, we make Mexican Pizza from home raised...
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A LITTLE GARDEN work NOW saves SO MUCH work LATER!! Laying Down Woven Weed Fabric
79,555 views - 05/12/20
If we put this garden together right, with the woven weed fabric, we will prevent TONS of WEEDS over the entire summer. A little work...
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We JUST made our Pigs SO HAPPY!! Quadrupling their Pig Pen!
83,544 views - 05/09/20
Our homestead pigs are getting a huge upgrade for their pig pen. Today we greatly expand the living area for our 3 young Idaho Pasture...
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The Chickens MOVE into the HOOP COOP!
692,670 views - 05/07/20
We are finishing our new Hoop Coop for our young flock of layer chickens. Then, we move the chickens into their new home. #hoophouse...
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A HOOP COOP for our NEW CHICKENS!
705,345 views - 05/05/20
Today we are starting on our new chicken coop. We are building a hoop style coop using cattle panels and the main structure....
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Experimental Gardening Might Be Paying Off!
235,869 views - 05/02/20
This year we are trying a few experiments in the garden and so far they seem to be paying off! To see the products we use and...
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Everybody MUST do SOMETHING!
112,177 views - 04/30/20
It is time to start growing and raising your own food. Now more than ever, it is important for you to do SOMETHING! Anything. Even if...
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SAFELY Storing Chicken Meat at ROOM TEMPERATURE! Pressure Canning Bone-In Chicken
110,827 views - 04/28/20
This weekend we processed our meat chickens. We ended up with 42 chicken and 1 turkey to put up for our family. Half of the meat went...
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WHAT to DO with ALL THESE GREENS?!?!
85,464 views - 04/25/20
There are so many greens to pick in the greenhouse but how can we possibly eat them all right away? We can't! So it's time to preserve...
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No ROOM for a GARDEN?? No PROBLEM!!  Grow a Container Garden!
106,537 views - 04/23/20
Are you INSPIRED to grow FOOD but you have NO ROOM for a garden? No problem! Sarah teaches about growing in containers and flower...
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We NEVER Thought we could DO THIS in 1 Day!!
109,090 views - 04/21/20
The garden is in shambles! Neglected since last spring. BUT we need to plant all of our plants in just a couple of weeks! We need to...
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THIS was WORTH a trip to the STORE!!!
90,858 views - 04/18/20
This week we found out we were featured in the summer issue of The New Pioneer Magazine. We are super excited! Today we are also...
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Planting ONIONS With Woven Ground Cover Fabric!
71,997 views - 04/16/20
The race is on for growing our food in this uncertain time in history. One staple food that we need to grow for our family is onions. We...
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He DESTROYED his HOUSE! Our First Month with Idaho Pasture Pigs
116,964 views - 04/14/20
After 4 weeks with our new Idaho Pasture Pigs, we've learned a thing or two. We are still convinced that they are the perfect homestead...
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FREE FOOD!!  You will SEE IT all around, if YOU just LOOK.
86,449 views - 04/11/20
These days, more people are focusing on growing a garden, but HOW ABOUT FORAGING FOR FOOD? So many plants that grow around us, in our...
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NEVER pull a Garden Weed AGAIN!  This ONE THING makes it possible!
739,038 views - 04/09/20
Garden season is coming and SO ARE THE WEEDS! But, we have found an AMAZING solution to all of those weeds which makes gardening SO...
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DOUBLE Your HARVEST With These SIMPLE Tips!
119,756 views - 04/07/20
Today we are sharing some simple tips to help you get the most out of your cool weather plants. Growing you own food is a lot of work...
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The Ducks Have To STAY HOME!  Plus Another Potato Planting Experiment.
73,154 views - 04/04/20
The ducks have been getting in trouble by playing in the road. Today we are putting them on a Stay At Home Order! Once the ducks are...
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ALL the BABY Animals will Brighten YOUR DAY!!!
92,395 views - 04/02/20
Let's brighten your day by visiting with all of the baby animals!! To see the products we use and recommend from Amazon visit our Amazon...
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THESE Make Raising Chickens EASY!!!
277,911 views - 03/31/20
Today we are making a new feeder and waterer for our chickens. It's a simple project with supplies that you probably already have....
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We THOUGHT We Were Prepared...But We WEREN'T!
233,711 views - 03/28/20
There is one area of food preparedness that we continue to fall short at. Today we are doing something about it. Will it be enough?...
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Turn DRY BEANS Into DELICIOUS MEALS!
106,731 views - 03/26/20
BULK GROCERIES: https://www.azurestandard.com/?a_aid=566d73f0eb Pinto Bean Tacos 1 lb. dry pinto beans 8 cups water 2 cups salsa 2 tbsp...
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The IDAHO PASTURE PIGS are FINALLY Here!
120,542 views - 03/24/20
Today we are going to pick up our Idaho Pasture Pigs. We are so excited to have them on the homestead. We purchased 2 sows, a boar and...
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FIRST HARVEST!! from our NEW Greenhouse AND a HAPPY SURPRISE!!
96,938 views - 03/21/20
The first harvest of the season comes from the greenhouse and a surprise we've been awaiting for 3 weeks! To see the products we use and...
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SHELTER IN PLACE...For the IDAHO PASTURE PIGS!
45,370 views - 03/19/20
At the end of the week we are getting new pigs. Today we are working on building a new shelter for the boar pig that we will be...
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Food Security:  LIFE on the Homestead is going to CHANGE!
110,204 views - 03/17/20
We've been reevaluating the mission and goals of our homestead over the past few months. This has led us to a couple of HUGE decisions....
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Get the CHICKENS Out of the HOUSE!
46,564 views - 03/10/20
This week we received our yearly batch of Cornish Cross chicks. They have been living in the house for the last 4 days and today they...
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FOOD SECURITY!! We are ONE STEP CLOSER!!
71,152 views - 03/07/20
At last!! We have an entire greenhouse planted with food. Now we just need to wait patiently for all of the plants to grow! THE...
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The WINNERS Of Our 250k Subscriber Giveaway Are...
17,210 views - 03/06/20
To see the products we use and recommend from Amazon visit our Amazon Store at: https://www.amazon.com/shop/livingtraditionshomestead...
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SHE Was a HUGE HELP!  The Chicken Tractors Are Done!
70,397 views - 03/05/20
Today we are getting our brooder barn ready for the Cornish cross chicks that we will be receiving this week. We are also finishing up...
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New IMPROVED Chicken Tractor Design. FIRST Project In the New WORKSHOP!
57,932 views - 03/03/20
Now that we have a new workshop on the homestead it's time to get busy getting caught up on the projects that we had to put off due to...
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We CAN'T Believe How Well It's GROWING!  PLUS Your chance to win PRIZES!
44,328 views - 02/29/20
This week we passed 250,000 subscribers on our YouTube channel. We are so humbled that so many of you would enjoy watching us. To say...
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POINTY EGGS Are ROOSTERS?  Is this Old Wives' Tale True?
290,667 views - 02/27/20
We've decided to increase our laying flock of chickens. Today we are taking a trip to a nearby farm to pick up some hatching eggs....
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They Just CAN'T Live Together!
127,028 views - 02/25/20
We have a few important changes coming up! It's official. The cow and goats can't live together anymore. The goats are ruining the...
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A NEW WAY to MAKE MONEY at the Farmer's Market!  House Plants and Sweet Potato Slips.
123,549 views - 02/22/20
Sarah has been waiting all winter to starting "playing in the dirt". Today she finally gets her chance and will show you how she plans...
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Our Nerdy Cow Math was WRONG. Is a Dairy Cow WORTH it?
57,597 views - 02/20/20
Today we answer some of your questions: How do we plan to heat our new greenhouse? Are we still raising rabbits? How did it go growing...
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SINGLE-DIGIT TEMPS!! Did our plants survive in an unheated greenhouse??
65,907 views - 02/18/20
Oh no! We just planted seedlings in the greenhouse and now the temperatures are supposed to drop into the single digits. We are taking...
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The ULTIMATE Pot Pie for a QUICK DINNER.  THIS is the BEST recipe I have found!
47,326 views - 02/15/20
Have you ever wanted an amazing, easy, fast recipe for those busy nights? Look no further! Today I am going to teach you how to make...
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Testing our GARAGE SALE Grain Mills
65,484 views - 02/13/20
We buy many of our staple groceries like wheat, dry corn, rice, beans, and lentils in bulk for several reasons. There is a great deal of...
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The HEADLINES are getting Scary. Our Garden MUST be Different this Year.
65,096 views - 02/11/20
With all of the crazy news headlines and stories, we feel like this year's garden must be different. This year we will have a NO...
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The FIRST PLANTS are IN! Growing food in our UNHEATED greenhouse.
69,953 views - 02/08/20
Now that the new greenhouse is complete, we can START PLANTING! This new greenhouse will be used for growing food for our family...
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It's ALL DONE!!  Finishing the GREENHOUSE We Got Off the Internet!
70,272 views - 02/06/20
There are just a few steps left to finishing our greenhouse build. We have a couple days of nice weather to get them done before it's...
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The plastic goes up on the greenhouse we ordered from the internet.
48,990 views - 02/04/20
It is a PERFECT day to work on our new greenhouse! We have 2 warm days to put on the plastic. We put up the plastic on both end walls...
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BACK TO WORK on the GREENHOUSE we got on the internet!
47,074 views - 02/01/20
Back to work on our new greenhouse! We brought another load of compost home and we NEED to get the raised bed filled TODAY because warm...
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Our way has worked for YEARS.
50,312 views - 01/30/20
Spring will be here before you know it and, while it's not time to plant seeds, it IS time to make sure you have all of your supplies....
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Taking Our COW for a PEDICURE!!
71,898 views - 01/28/20
Our Jersey dairy cow, Hope, has hooves that are TOO LONG and need to be trimmed! We take her to the vet to have a Cow Pedicure! Join us...
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The Right Tools Can Make HOMESTEADING Easier!  HIS and HER Top Picks!
57,297 views - 01/25/20
It’s taken us 8 years to really learn what tools help us the most on the homestead. Today we are both sharing what we think are the most...
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How WE Keep It All Running SMOOTHLY!  Plan the ENTIRE year in ONE DAY.
34,474 views - 01/23/20
Our homestead plans go smoothly when we...PLAN! We've been asked by several viewers to share how we PLAN everything. So today we plan...
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We've got GREAT NEWS about our COW!!!
119,075 views - 01/21/20
It's a chilly day in the Missouri Ozarks! But work needs to be done. We start with morning chores, share some wonderful news, and then...
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The BEAN and SUGAR Controversy! ADD them, or Keep them OUT?
55,547 views - 01/18/20
A cold front is moving through Southern Missouri which inspires Sarah to make a fantastic, belly-warming meal. She combines 2 of her...
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We've HIT the JACKPOT!! One Step Closer to Completing our Greenhouse from the Internet
63,225 views - 01/16/20
One step closer to having the greenhouse done! After building the greenhouse frame and the raised bed garden frame, Kevin and Sarah get...
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DIY Self-Watering Mason Jar Herb Planters!  Growing Herbs in the Kitchen Window.
59,515 views - 01/14/20
Kevin and Sarah continue to search for ways to grow their own food, even in the winter. Kevin did an experiment with a new way to grow...
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You CANT Go Wrong with Our FAVORITES!
53,408 views - 01/11/20
Seed catalogs are starting to come in the mail and its time to start thinking about spring time. Today we are going to share our...
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This is something WE STRUGGLE with.
55,934 views - 01/09/20
Sarah and Kevin answer some of your questions. How is it going with building the greenhouse? What are some challenges moving from the...
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Italian Meatloaf Patties and Sides. A typical meal for us.
42,476 views - 01/07/20
Sarah brings you into the kitchen while she cooks dinner. She makes Italian meatloaf patties, cabbage salad with homemade vinaigrette...
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Building RAISED BEDS and STARTING SEEDS for the GREENHOUSE GARDEN!
53,019 views - 01/04/20
Today we are building the raised bed garden in our new greenhouse. We are also starting seeds and sharing what plants we will be...
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Our FIRST Project of 2020 is ALMOST DONE!  Building the Greenhouse we got on the internet!
60,707 views - 01/02/20
The big homestead project for the winter (building our second greenhouse) continues. Today, Kevin and Sarah install the base boards, hip...
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This ONE TRICK made the day a success.  Installing the bows on the greenhouse kit from the internet.
50,247 views - 12/31/19
The big homestead project for the winter (building our second greenhouse) continues. Today, Kevin and Sarah finally install the beams and...
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EnoughTalk!  Starting to BUILD the GREENHOUSE we got on the internet.
56,758 views - 12/28/19
The big homestead project for the winter (building our second greenhouse) continues. Today, Kevin and Sarah lay down the ground cover and...
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Merry Christmas!
24,708 views - 12/24/19
Just a quick video to say Merry Christmas to you all. To see the products we use and recommend from Amazon visit our Amazon Store at:...
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This GREENHOUSE KIT from the INTERNET Will Grow Our Food All Winter!
66,131 views - 12/21/19
The big homestead project for the winter is building our second greenhouse. This greenhouse will be used to grow food during the fall,...
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ANIMALS are FOOD
44,360 views - 12/19/19
Today we are discussing how you can start raising animals for food on your homestead and offering some advice on how we got started....
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HIS Favorite Christmas Cookie Recipe!
47,896 views - 12/17/19
Today Kevin is showing you HIS Favorite Christmas cookie recipe. To learn more about bulk ordering from Azure Standard follow our link...
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Our BIG winter PROJECT has begun!  Greenhouse #2
66,044 views - 12/14/19
The big winter project has begun! Sarah and Kevin will be putting up a second greenhouse this winter, but where? They show the several...
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My STOLEN Christmas Cookie Recipe!
60,371 views - 12/12/19
Today Sarah is teaching you her all time Favorite Christmas Cookie Recipe! You are going to LOVE these cookies! To learn more about...
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HOW MUCH does it COST to be a Homesteader?
53,062 views - 12/10/19
We've learned a lot since we became full time homesteaders. Today we are going to discuss a few things. To see the products we use...
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Thank you for the prayers!
75,691 views - 12/07/19
Sarah asked for prayers in a recent video after having some scary medical issues come up. She has received test results and shares her...
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E. Coli in OUR Food
136,657 views - 12/05/19
After deciding to buy organic salad greens at the store, Kevin and Sarah learn that all romaine lettuce has been recalled due to E. Coli....
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We wait ALL YEAR for this meal!!!  You'll LOVE it TOO!!!
94,405 views - 12/03/19
We have extra Thanksgiving turkey and it's time to make our family's favorite post-Thanksgiving, leftover turkey supper...Crunchy Turkey...
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It Was QUITE A Summer!  So MUCH to be THANKFUL for!
28,008 views - 11/28/19
Happy Thanksgiving! We have so much to be thankful for. To see the products we use and recommend from Amazon visit our Amazon Store at:...
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The DUCKS finally MOVE IN to their NEW house.
60,458 views - 11/26/19
We've been working on a new duck house since a skunk got in their old house and SPRAYED!! Their old house was also getting too small for...
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a Normal Day isn't always Normal
51,463 views - 11/23/19
To see the products we use and recommend from Amazon visit our Amazon Store at: https://www.amazon.com/shop/livingtraditionshomestead If...
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We Couldn't Be HAPPIER!  Our HARD WORK is Filling the Freezers!
76,453 views - 11/21/19
It's been one busy week on the homestead. This week we processed both of the pigs we have been raising and we were amazed at how much...
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The BUSIEST WEEK of the Year!
34,739 views - 11/14/19
This next week will be a CRAZY BUSY WEEK for us. We are going to process both of our pigs as well as hunt for deer. If all goes well we...
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How Do We JUSTIFY The COST?
51,269 views - 11/12/19
We get a lot of questions on our videos. Today we are going to answer just a few! To see the products we use and recommend from Amazon...
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Secrets to Working Full-Time and Scratch-Cooking!! It CAN be done!
53,493 views - 11/09/19
While we were still working full-time and homesteading in the city, we made a decision to begin cooking from scratch rather than buying...
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Amazing ICE CREAM Sandwiches! TOGETHER In the Kitchen for a FUN TREAT!
47,144 views - 11/07/19
It's a gloomy, rainy day outside so we are staying inside to make a fun treat for the family. Chocolate Mint ice cream sandwiches. To...
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Winter Water Solution for our Animals PLUS The Duck House gets a roof!
44,013 views - 11/05/19
Winter is coming and we need a way to get water to our animals, especially our Jersey Cow Hope! Today Kevin is getting to work on a...
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Back to Work on the DUCK HOUSE Pallet Shed!
50,468 views - 11/02/19
After many days of rain we are finally getting back to work on the duck house pallet shed! To see the products we use and recommend from...
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The EASIEST English Muffins EVER!  You’ll Think They Are Store Bought!
179,389 views - 10/31/19
Today Kevin is teaching you how to make ENGLISH MUFFINS! These are so easy you will never buy them from the store again! Recipe: 1 ¼...
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FALL Foraging is MY Favorite.  So Beautiful and Peaceful in the Woods.
40,709 views - 10/29/19
It's a beautiful day for some fall foraging. Sarah takes you along on a walk in the woods and she is hoping to collect rose hips and...
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