Homesteader’s Library

Our homesteaders reviews book related to homesteading, repair, cooking, farming and other topics. We let you know about the books and resources that have helped us the most.

Storey’s Guide to Raising Sheep

Storey’s Guide to Raising Sheep by Paula Simmons and Carol Ikarius We’ve raised sheep for well over ten years now. We started with Shetlands, and then had Marinos. Currently we have some Katahdins, which are a gentle hair sheep used for meat. Throughout this venture, we have at times referred to Storey’s Guide to Raising …

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The Complete Soapmaker Tips, Techniques and Recipes

The Complete Soapmaker Tips, Techniques and Recipes for Luxurious Handmade Soaps By Norma Coney This is another much loved, favorite book of mine. The first publication of it was in 1955. Instructions are clear and simple to follow with wonderful results! I will share one of my favorite recipes, but I would also say that …

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