2Boys1Homestead Nursery Project Launch!

Welcome to the launch of our Barnraiser campaign! Take a look at our campaign! Justin and I are launching a crowdfunding campaign to rebuild our greenhouse and start a permaculture plant nursery! Our Permaculture Project: “Permaculture has taken the green revolution by storm, however there is one significant problem. There is a serious lack of…

Cheap Garden Pots for Seedlings: 52 Weeks of Tips

Hell everyone! Week 4 is here with a new tip! Those of you in the north are probably planting onions in the next few weeks, those of you more south are probably putting in tomatoes and peppers soon, so this should help. This is one I use myself every year. Let me tell you a…

DIY Garden Arch (The Kiwi Arch)

Hello Everyone! I wanted to share my latest building project with you for the homestead! As many of you have probably read, I’m going to be adding hardy kiwi to the homestead. These kiwi are supposed to be more berry-sized, but not the “issai” variety. I figured since we are going to have a permanent…

DIY Wooden Seed Trays

Hello Everyone! Well, I’ve been working on a new project and I thought I would share it with you! DIY Wooden Seed Trays Now I don’t know about the rest of you, but those little plastic seeding trays are just about worthless. They last for one season if you’re lucky and any amount of time…

Goldenrod Homestead Financial Boost!

Hey Everyone, Well I have some good news. It’s bittersweet, but good. I recently sold off a big piece of technology from art school to gain a good amount of money for the garden/homestead this coming year. I have another being sold off later next week I believe. So far that means I’ve got just…

Soap Batches

Hey Everyone! Finally got a batch of soap done that I can actually sell I think. We’ve been experimenting with a new recipe and cold-process soap. The first batch didn’t have anything solid in it besides coconut oil and that really showed when they wouldn’t harden after 5 days in the mold. As you can…