100 Best Homesteading Blogs and Websites
Here are 100 Best Homesteading Blogs you should follow in 2023
1. The Homestead Survival
Inspiring readers about Homesteading. Get tips on Emergency Preparedness, Homesteading, Knife Skills, Wild Food Foraging, Medical Skills, Self-sufficiency, Recycling, Disaster Reality, Reusing, Canning, Recrafting, Gardening, and Natural Herbal Remedies.
123.8K⋅ 4.9K⋅ 1.5K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
2. Common Sense Homesteading
Common Sense Homesteading is all about using sound judgment to be more self-reliant. We cover topics such as Gardening, Food Storage, Preparedness, Home Remedies & Natural Health, Herbalism, Wildcrafting, Homesteading, Green Home Building & Remodeling, Book & Product Reviews, and Recipes.
173.8K⋅ 4.3K⋅ 30.4K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
3. Rural Sprout
Grow your own food, become a pro homesteader and create a natural, happy home with expert advice from Rural Sprout. Rural Sprout's articles cover gardening, homesteading, and natural living ideas, inspiration, and advice.
380.1K ⋅2 posts / day Get Email Contact
4. Nifty Homestead
Seattle, Washington, US
Nifty Homestead is an Urban Homesteading Blog. It serves up the best resources for gardening, chickens, beekeeping, natural building, sustainable living, and more.
188⋅ 9.8K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
5. The Elliott Homestead
Washington, District of Columbia, US
It's not always glamorous or clean, but at least life on the farm is entertaining, beautiful, and oh-so-delicious. Follow along as author Shaye Elliott blogs about recipes, dreams, clothes, and confessions, and garden growing here.
63.3K⋅ 1.5K⋅ 36.8K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
6. Pioneer Settler
Austin, Texas, US
Learn homesteading skills for everything from natural home remedies to growing produce and raising chickens! Key topics covered are emergency prep, defense & protection, gardening, farming, alternative energy & more! Authored by Riley Carlson.
20.4K⋅ 9⋅ 8.2K ⋅1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
7. A Modern Homestead
Learn how to homestead wherever you are with from scratch recipes, crafting patterns, gardening info, and canning recipes. Victoria created this blog to help others learn more about how to live a frugal & simple lifestyle while making money online.
10K⋅ 573 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
8. Oak Hill Homestead
Oklahoma, United Stated
A homestead blog, encouraging you to live a simple, joyful life, no matter where you are! Written by Kathi, follower of Jesus Christ, gardener, horse-lover, and goat-keeper.
4.3K⋅ 642 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
9. The Rustic Elk
The Rustic Elk is all about homesteading, self-sufficiency, natural remedies, eating real food made from scratch, hard work, making beautiful handmade items, and really just living simply. Authored by Danielle.
5.3K⋅ 343⋅ 1.7K ⋅6 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
10. Little House Living
South Dakota, US
Find simple living ideas, frugal living tips, modern homesteading, recipes from scratch, gardening tips, canning recipes, and ways to live a simple life in a modern world. Authored by Merissa, a wife & mom, trying to make the most of what our family has.
261.2K⋅ 21.4K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
11. The Homesteading Hippy
Living life on the rural side! Covers Homesteading, Gardening, Cooking, Natural Living, Pets, and DIY. Heather hopes to encourage you to start where you are at, and just do what you can do.
25.5K⋅ 5.1K ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact
12. The Prairie Homestead
Homegrown inspiration for those who dream of farm animals, hoard mason jars, and crave dirt under their fingernails. Jill, the Homestead Mentor, has been living homestead life for 10 years & passionate about helping others return to their roots.
648.2K⋅ 6.6K⋅ 65.4K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
13. Fresh Eggs Daily
Bangor, Maine, US
From her farm in Maine, author & 5th generation chicken keeper Lisa Steele has contributed to the backyard poultry community for more than a decade. Her blog posts cover chicks, ducks, gardening, herbs, DIY, recipes, and all about eggs.
657K⋅ 7.3K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
14. The 104 Homestead
Fryeburg, Maine, US
Covers a range of homesteading topics, with a focus on Backyard Garden, Homestead Animals, Real Food Recipes, and Simple Living Skills. Authored by Jessica Lane, a homesteader from Maine.
5.1K ⋅6 posts / month Get Email Contact
15. Home to Homestead
Minneapolis, Minnesota, US
Home to Homestead is all about composting, cultivating and cooking.
30K⋅ 14.5K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
16. Tenth Acre Farm | Permaculture for the Suburbs
Cincinnati, Ohio, US
The author of the Tenth Acre Farm, Amy, is a teacher turned suburban homesteader. She shares homesteading tips that saves time and money in the garden, kitchen, and home.
Also in Gardening Blogs, Permaculture Blogs
45K⋅ 2.3K⋅ 4.6K ⋅1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
17. Grow Forage Cook Ferment
Grow Forage Cook Ferment is a blog that teaches about all types of homesteading endeavors. We offer ideas for growing food & medicine; recipes & tutorials for cooking, fermenting, preserving the harvest; and easy homemade herbal remedies & body care products.
104.8K⋅ 1.6K ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Feb 2015 Get Email Contact
18. New Life On A Homestead
An inspiring homesteading blog following one family's journey toward self-sufficient living. Get advice on homesteading life, raising chickens, gardening, food & recipes, learning herbal remedies, DIY, and homeschooling.
96.7K⋅ 79 ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact
19. An American Homestead
Modern Homesteading education from an off-grid perspective. Learn about family life, food preservation, chickens, livestock, solar energy, and land sustainability. An American Homestead is about two families that live off-grid in the Ozark mountains.
142.9K⋅ 3.5K ⋅1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
20. The Tropical Homestead
The Tropical Homestead explores abundance in paradise.
30 posts / month Get Email Contact
21. Homestead Honey
Homestead Honey is a radical homesteading blog, off the grid living, off the grid blog, Waldorf-inspired homeschooling, coaching programs for women & more! Teri's passion is connecting with, educating, and inspiring people who are ready to take a giant leap toward the simple, sustainable life they want for their families.
Also in Modern Homesteading Blogs
40.1K⋅ 2.5K⋅ 16.2K ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
22. Joybilee Farm Blog
DIY, Herbs, & Gardening. Joybilee Farm helps natural moms grow their own food and medicine so that they can reclaim their power from corporations and create health and wellness for their families naturally.
Also in Canadian Homesteading Blogs
2.4K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
23. Northern Homestead
Northern Homestead is a blog about urban homesteading in a cold climate. We write about growing, raising, preserving, and preparing our own real food.
10K⋅ 2.1K⋅ 1.5K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
24. Morning Chores
Learn how to become self-sufficient by gardening vegetables, fruits, herbs and raising animals for food, saving money, and making your own stuff. We cover Homestead, Gardening, Animals, DIY, Food, and Frugal Living.
26.9K⋅ 35 ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact
25. It's My Sustainable Life
New England, North Dakota, US
It's My Sustainable Life, a homesteading lifestyle blog. Find tips of simple approaches to homesteading, organic gardening, canning preserving, and food preparation, organic husbandry, ways of holistic healing & herbal remedies, exploring fiber arts, & discovering health of the body & mind through exercise, practice, and dedication.
440⋅ 1.4K⋅ 796 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
26. Melissa K. Norris Blog
Covers Food Preservation, Homestead-Life, Gardening, Natural Medicine Cabinet, Raising Your Own Food, Recipes, and DIY. Subscribe to get started on your health and self-sufficient journey with Melissa Norris.
153.8K⋅ 2.3K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
27. The Thrifty Homesteader
Your guide to self-reliant living. We are here to share ideas on living a cheaper, greener, happier, healthier life. Author Deborah Niemann discusses gardening, cooking from scratch, and raising chickens and goats.
17.7K⋅ 925⋅ 1.1K ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact
28. Country Living in a Cariboo Valley
British Columbia, Canada
Gardening on a Zone 3 homestead in British Columbia. Vegetable gardening (and flowers too!), preserving food, raising cattle, pigs & chickens.
2.1K⋅ 1.2K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
29. Healing Harvest Homestead
Heidi Villegas is a Certified Aromatherapist & Herbalist at Healing Harvest Homestead. Follow for her information & inspiration on natural home remedies, making DIY body products, handmade soap making, cooking from scratch preserving foods, fermentation, homesteading, gardening, raising poultry, preparedness, and other self-reliance skills.
7.9K⋅ 181⋅ 3.9K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
30. The Elliott Homestead
Covers articles related to beekeeping, poultry farming, gardening, and reviews touching on gardening, farming and homesteading.
63.3K⋅ 1.5K ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact
31. Reformation Acres
Homesteading blog sharing tips and modern homestead skills so you can live your homestead dream of a self-sufficient life no matter where you call home! Quinn is a first-generation homesteader. She writes articles on gardening, livestock, herbal, and homestead management.
27.4K⋅ 175 ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact
32. Outdoor Happens
Outdoor Happens helps you create amazing backyard homesteads. Topics covered are raising animals for small farms, vegetable gardening, homesteading, outdoor cooking, and lifestyle.
511 ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact
33. One Ash Homestead
South Carolina, US
One Ash Homestead is a community where everyone can share, learn, and improve their life. Whether it's from our recipes, Homemaking tips, our Christian book reviews, or our general Homesteading posts, we hope there is something here that you will find useful.
1.1K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
34. Hibiscus House
South Carolina, US
Features Southern Traditions, Recipes, gardening, backyard animals, crafting, DIY, spotlight stories, and everything home. Authored by Dolly.
1.3K⋅ 437 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
35. Homesteading Family
Learn to Grow, Preserve and Thrive on your homestead, whether you are in an apartment or on 40 acres in the country, you'll get the practical education you need to grow your own food.
698.6K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
36. Home, Garden and Homestead
Home Garden & Homestead is the guide to the best tips & products for homes and gardens. We produce stories that help you create a healthy home, grow a gorgeous & productive garden using eco-friendly methods, and create an independent and sustainable ranch and homestead lifestyle.
45.2K⋅ 137 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
37. Tilly's Nest
New England, North Dakota, US
Sharing an inspired life from the New England seaside. Tilly's Nest is a blog about backyard chicken keeping, beekeeping, gardening, crafting, and cooking by the award-winning author Melissa Caughey.
26.3K ⋅2 posts / year Get Email Contact
38. Lady Lee's Home
North Carolina, US
Find gardening tutorials, food preservation tutorials, homesteading tutorials, simple recipes, and more! Lee Traister, a.k.a Lady Lee helps homesteaders simplify their homesteading journey while still producing a ton of food!
4.5K⋅ 44 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
39. Practical Self Reliance
I'm Ashley. I'm an off-grid homesteader in rural Vermont and the author of Practical Self Reliance, a blog that helps people find practical ways to become more self-reliant
3 posts / week Get Email Contact
40. Taylor-Made Homestead
Working To Provide For Ourselves On Our Homestead. Created by Tammy Taylor, Taylor-Made Homestead shares posts on recipes, gardening, food preservation, and treading gently on this big blue planet we call earth.
1 post / week Get Email Contact
41. Homesteading | Spiraea Herbs
Learn, explore & participate in herbal medicine & homesteading with Durham Region's traditional herbalist. Read our blog.
3K⋅ 2.2K⋅ 2K ⋅1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
42. The Peasant's Daughter
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Covers traditional real food recipes that focus on nutrient density. The Peasant's Daughter is a homesteader journey through the women and stories that came before me. Modern self-sufficiency and health based on ancestral principles.
490 ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
43. Just Dabbling Along
Just Dabbling Along is all about homesteading, gardening, cooking from scratch, and lifestyle for modern homestead families.
131 ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact
44. The Cape Coop
Falmouth, Massachusetts, US
Backyard homesteading - raising chickens, ducks, Angora rabbits & a huge vegetable garden from our suburban backyard farm! We are suburban homesteaders from New England.
1.5K⋅ 472⋅ 1.6K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
45. The Farm Wife | Living a Simple Life on the Farm
Welcome to the Farm Wife! I am Julie, and I live on a 60-acre farm in Louisiana with my husband, cows, chickens, cats, and dogs. I am a writer, speaker, and teacher on all things living a simple life. I am the author of The Farm Wife - Living a Simple Life on the Farm.
3.5K⋅ 91 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
46. The Fewell Homestead
Blog posts cover Chickens, Homemaking, Herbs, Recipes, and Devotionals. Written by Amy Fewell, a homesteading wife, mama, podcaster, author, herbalist, and an average farm girl.
Also in Christian Homesteading Blogs
24.4K⋅ 1.1K ⋅3 posts / month Get Email Contact
47. Better Hens & Gardens
Lesa Wilke writes 'Better Hens & Gardens' to help rural-minded folks transition to more self-sufficient, sustainable, lifestyles. Posts are in the categories of chickens, goats, farm, honey bees, garden, sustainable living, homemade, recipes, and pantry.
9.2K⋅ 367 ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact
48. Life At Cobble Hill Farm
Simple living on a small homestead. Covers Recipes, Meal Planning, Homesteading, Gardening, and Frugal Living. Author Staci helps others learn to live a homemade & homegrown life.
3.2K ⋅3 posts / month Get Email Contact
49. The Farmer's Lamp
Read our articles on homestead living, recipes, and healthy living. We at The Farmer's Lamp, share old-timey knowledge while striving to offer encouragement & strength to anyone seeking to live a more self-sustaining lifestyle.
20.8K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
50. The Farmer's Lamp
Covers articles about homestead living, healthy living, easy recipes, and homesteading journey. The Farmer's Lamp shares old-timey, down-to-earth, common sense knowledge, and experience.
20.8K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
HomesteadHow is about a family of six who left the city to live and grow on 20 acres. We heat our entire homestead from wood we cut on our property, we raise chickens, build tiny houses, grow our own food and we have a ton of fun & share our journey with you.
877 ⋅4 posts / month Get Email Contact
52. The Upcycled Family
The Upcycled Family community focuses on crafting an authentic self-reliant life by learning traditional skills in a Modern World. Topics covered are gardening, homesteading, a healthy & green lifestyle, homeschooling, family, health, and an all-around DIY lifestyle.
602⋅ 79⋅ 1.5K ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
53. Homestead Lifestyle
May Stew created the Homestead Lifestyle blog as a place to share helpful tips and information on homesteading, self sufficiency, living off the grid and sustainable living.
2 posts / month Get Email Contact
54. A Farmish Kind of Life
Amy is a homesteader, author, podcaster, and thinker of deep thoughts. Through this blog, she writes about life stuff, homesteading, gardening, animals, and everything in between.
19.7K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
55. Frugal Chicken
Covers articles devoted to raising chickens and self-sufficient living. If you keep hens for eggs and love roosters, stick around! Written by Maat van Uitert.
154.7K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
56. Salt In My Coffee
Learn to use what you have, wherever you are, to live a more sustainable and self-sufficient life. From keeping ducks and chickens to non-toxic DIY homemaking to growing a garden, and cooking easy homemade recipes - wherever you're starting, we're here to help! Written by Anna Merhalski.
1 post / month Get Email Contact
57. Hillsborough Homesteading
Live your best life through self-sufficiency! Join Lauren as she shares fresh garden recipes, gardening ideas, herbal remedies, canning & foraging, and info for making homesteading easier for beginners & experts alike!
125 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
58. Whole-Fed Homestead
Whole-Fed Homestead is all about living Close to the land & thriving on real food.
2.4K⋅ 22.1K ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
59. Yellow Birch Hobby Farm | Self-Reliant Homesteading
Yellow Birch Hobby Farm blog is all about living a self-sufficient homestead lifestyle by means of gardening & canning, chicken & duck keeping, raising meat rabbits, and cooking from scratch.
944⋅ 1.8K ⋅2 posts / year Get Email Contact
60. Wheaton Mountain Farm
Our journey through homesteading life. Provides local agriculture, events, and homesteading tips. Wheaton Mountain Farm connects farms, families, and communities in Maine who have an interest in the modern homestead and backyard farmer movement.
1 post / month Get Email Contact
61. Farm & Animals
Chicago, Illinois, US
Farm & Animals is a homestead lifestyle blog run by Nicky & Sam, two farming enthusiasts, who try to provide useful tips to first-time farm owners & beginners. Blog posts cover Animals, Crops, Farm and Equipment.
14 posts / month Get Email Contact
62. Morning Homestead - Live A Homesteading Life
Morninghomestead's vision: To provide thorough and comprehensive product guides. The goal is to make it easy for you to pick the best product and to help you be confident in your purchase decision.
27 posts / year Get Email Contact
63. Boots & Hooves Homestead
Mary helps busy moms live a simple & natural life by making real food ingredients & non-toxic product swaps, without extra stress.Here at Boots & Hooves Homestead, you'll find a lot of information about making homemade meals made from scratch, growing a kitchen garden, and the farm life.
2.2K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
64. Audrey's Little Farm
Here is your homesteading blog with all of the best homesteading related content! At Audrey's Little Farm, you will learn about raising chickens, growing a vegetable garden, preserving your own food, canning and baking.
21 posts / year Get Email Contact
65. Original Homesteading
Original Homesteading is about creating a more self-sufficient lifestyle. Find homesteading & simple living skills for everyday life. We cover DIY skills, livestock, gardening, food preservation & from-scratch cooking!
6.1K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
66. Homesteadinʻ Hawaiʻi
Aloha! I've been living Off Grid in Hawaii for over 18 years. I know all aspects of developing an Off Grid Homestead from Building a House, Installing Solar and Water Catchment and Raising or Hunting my Own Food. I hope to share what I've learned to help you do the same.
11 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
67. Little Homesteaders
We inspire people to challenge the mainstream way of thinking about food production, consumption, health sustainability, and self-sufficiency. Our goal is to help you learn to produce your own food in an urban context, be good stewards of our environment, learn ideas on how to cook from scratch and prepare yourself to be as self-sufficient as possible.
4 posts / month Get Email Contact
68. Fantail Valley Homestead
Learn to homestead with Fantail Valley Homestead. Dana is a homesteading, homeschooling mom, shares articles on animals, gardening, food from scratch, green living, finance, and homestead anywhere.
94 ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
69. My Homemade Roots
Asheville, North Carolina, US
Covers articles about homemade recipes, ideas for a handmade home projects, garden tips, and tips for simple, frugal living.
16.3K⋅ 2 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
70. Homestead Fresh
A lifestyle blog about a couple learning to become more self-sufficient using Tried-&-True methods they share with you while getting Fresh ideas from their readers. Follow along with our homesteading journey - pick up tips & tricks or share your ideas.
258⋅ 147 ⋅2 posts / year Get Email Contact
71. Little Homestead In Boise
Life on a little urban homestead in the making, with ideas for self-sufficiency, Permaculture, DIYing, organic gardening, food preservation, chicken keeping, cookery, crafts, thrifting, and more.
22⋅ 7 ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
72. Little Homestead in Boise
Boise, Idaho, US
Life on a little urban homestead is a blog about Nancy's life in Boise where she shares her journey in making, ideas for self-sufficiency, food preservation, chicken keeping, cookery, organic gardening, crafts, diying, thrifting, vintage stuff and much more.
Also in Boise Blogs
22⋅ 12 ⋅1 post / month ⋅ Jun 2011 Get Email Contact
73. Runamuk Acres
The Runamuk Acres blog is about one lady beekeepers' mission to cultivate a pollinator conservation farm in Maine. Sam(antha) shares her journey as a farmer and beekeeper seeking to promote bee-friendly practices, as well as her passion for a more self-sufficient lifestyle.
1.2K ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
74. High Sierra Permaculture | Permaculture Blog for the DIY and Professional Permaculture Practitioner
DIY and Professional Permaculture blog to help homesteaders, farmers, permaculture practitioners and more integrate permaculture into their lives and land.
30.2K⋅ 14.9K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
75. The Giles Frontier
The Giles Frontier homeschool adventures take you outdoors and into your community. Share in their adventures and be encouraged on your homeschool journey.
1.5K ⋅11 posts / year Get Email Contact
|Blogger Name||Blog Link||Total Blog Posts|
|The Farm Wife||thefarmwife.com||55|
|Family Food Garden||familyfoodgarden.com/blog||52|
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Homesteading Blogs By Category
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|Modern Homesteading Blogs||19|
|Christian Homesteading Blogs||15|
Homesteading Blogs By Country
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|Canadian Homesteading Blogs||15|
|Australian Homestead Blogs||6|
Homesteading Blogs By US Region
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|Alaska Homestead Blogs||7|
Homesteading Blogs By Country
About - I'm trying to live as Self sufficiently and contained as possible. From growing our own food, raising some of our own meat and earning a living from my hands. I work as a carpenter and I'm passionate about woodwork, traditional crafts and trying to learn as much as I can about them through doing. I strongly believe in family and family values and I love a more traditional way of life.
About - Self-sufficient pioneer days live on with a new modern twist on the Urban Homestead blog: Little Homestead in the City.
A Plain And Simple Life
About - A Plain Faith on a Simple Homestead full of kids and animals.
Pure Living for Life - Off Grid Homesteading Blog
About - We have goals of raising a family, learning to become self-sufficient and living the life we want to live each and every day!