More than ever, we are in environment where news travels almost instantly, and there is a million + 1 unique different perspectives on lots of different topics. As a blogger and content creator, how can you ensure your blog stands the best chance in 2022 and beyond? This post is all about blogging and how and why you should utilise it as part of your marketing strategy.
So far in this series, I’ve already introduced you to numerous social media ideas and strategies about growing your profile, developing a brand and engaging with people in your niche. All of these articles took us into the crux of the best and most effective ways to use social media for our homestead brand and business development. This post is going to take us into the world of Google Trends and SEO, and teach you how to use them to promote your content, develop organic growth and better connections.
Social media has come a long way and is currently one of the best ways to promote your homestead in a number of ways. This post looks at using Instagram to promote your homestead and some simple steps to keep in mind.
Trying to figure out how to use social media for your homestead can feel overwhelming, especially with so many options, and so many algorithms. This post introduces some core ideas about the need behind using social media to develop and advance your homestead as a brand.
How much of your homesteading life you put on social media is entirely up to you. We live in the age where social media is no longer new but the standardised ways in which we communicate, learn, inform and pass information. Social media is one of the most important tools in your homesteading kit, and I’ll tell you why. This post is part of a short series on how to best utilise social media to promote your homesteading business and brand.
Another productive week as we near the middle of the year. Before you know it we’ll be getting ready for spring planting and complaining about the heat! Read on to see what we did this week!
Sometimes you want dessert, and not only do you want dessert you want it to be easy. After using up most of the large pack of puff pastry, I had a sheet and a half left and knew I wanted to do something with it. My co-op box had some beautiful pears and apples from Stanthorpe so I figured it would be nice to whip up a pie. So I did. And it was glorious.
If you want a simple and easy pie recipe that won’t break the bank (but will settle the craving!) then this pie is for you!
Kitchen gardens, also known as potager gardens are smaller style plots that follow principles of garden design to create an area that is ornamental and productive. This type of garden grows seasonal produce and flowers and has a flow to it that is different from a garden with ruler straight rows and unsightly muddy walkways. This post will introduce the concept of the potager garden and why it can be beneficial on your homestead.
Like all weeks on a homestead, this one was just as busy and just as fulfilling. This post outlines the last week on our homestead, including why we purchased a freeze dryer, plans for our new meat hen coop, heading out to the Ripley SSAA and a discussion about new skills. Read on for more…
We finally bit the bullet and have made the most expensive homesteading purchase yet – a Harvest Right freeze dryer! Here at Milo’s Farm, we think food security and preparedness is incredibly important. Read on to see why we made the choice to get a freeze dryer and what benefits it will have to our homestead!