Welcome to The Prepared Homestead

Welcome to The Prepared Homestead! This site has been a dream of mine to build for some time and with the help of others, it is finally becoming a reality! Many of you may know me from my YouTube channel, Set Apart Homestead , so for those of you that already know me I want to say thank you and welcome! For years now I have seen a need on the internet for a place […]

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Mutual Assistance Group Meetup

We are hosting a Mutual Assistance Group meetup in Roby Mo for the local folks. If you are in the area and are interested in learning how to start a MAG or how to be part of one please join us.

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TOP 5 ESSENTIAL OILS I ALWAYS HAVE ON HAND

by Rivkah Maddox When considering what to place on this list, I was reminded of the 20 years of parenting and the many wounds and ailments we have faced as a family. It turns out, I utilize some tools more than others and this piece is dedicated to my trusty few essential oils for which I most often reach. I am an herb kind of girl and prefer teas and tinctures… MOST of the time. […]

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Introduction to Herbal Medicine

Herbal Medicine should be considered an essential part of your preparedness plan. Learning these skills and using them in your daily life will increase your knowledge and skills to become a competent family herbalist. It will also have the side effect of increasing your personal health. This introduction will hopefully add to your journey of becoming a family herbalist.  Herbal Medicine vs. Pharmaceuticals While over the past 5-10 years there has been somewhat of a […]

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