What Are Bee-Friendly Plants? | Plant a Bee Garden!

Bees.  We know we need them.  We want to save them.  We don’t always know how.  One fun, easy and awesome way to help support the health of our pollinators is to have bee-friendly plants on your homestead.  Thanks to our partnership with Beesponsible® and Bee Harmony we are sharing ideas for providing a safe […]

Make Simple Changes at Home and Save the World

The planet needs all the help that it can get these days. Environmental reports suggest that the world is in bad shape and that everyone must do his or her part to improve the state of the environment for the future. It can be difficult for an individual to figure out exactly how to begin […]

What’s the difference between grass-fed meat, heritage meat, and free-range meat?

Do you know the difference between grass-fed meat, heritage meat, and free-range meat? How about where your meat comes from? If you don’t know the answer to either of those questions, you’re not alone. Many consumers don’t. Let’s start with the basics. Grass-fed Meat: The term “grass-fed” meat can mean many things. According to the guidelines, […]

25 Awesome Earth Day Activities and Crafts

I’m sure that by now you know that Earth Day is one of my favorite holidays! Naturally, we are celebrating it here at Rural Mom with awesome Earth Day activities and crafts! Obviously, as my boys have gotten older, we’ve graduated from doing kid crafts to more cleaning up the neighborhood type activities. Still, we […]