Lil’ Suburban Homestead with KarenLynn

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Join Karen Lynn of  Lil” Suburban Homestead in the studio every Thursday and you will be sure to hear about her latest suburban homesteading adventures filled  with Do It Yourself, Beekeeping, Chicken Mama Ramblings, Prepared Pantry, and Gardening topics  just to name  a few.

Karen Lynn has been a blogger for Frugal Families.com as well as  featured  by From  Scratch Magazine , a Co-Host at the From The Farm Blog Hop, and a Homestead  Bloggers  Network Contributor  .

Her motto is…”If you have a home you’re a  homesteader!”

You can contact Karen Lynn via email here or follow her at her blog Lil’ Suburban Homestead or by clicking on any of her Social Media Buttons Below:

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Lil’ Suburban Homestead: Suburban Off-Grid Cooking & A Recap of my Survival Mom Radio Network Favorite Moments

lshoffgridcooking_smrsrecapNovember 27, 2014:  Karen Lynn wishes you all a Happy Thanksgiving and shares about  her Suburban Off-Grid Cooking experience with her All American Sun Oven and the recipes she has made with the oven and gives a product review on this product as well from her perspective and how she plans to use this oven and going forward her plans with the sun oven.  Living in an area that experiences hurricanes and freak ice storms she has appreciated the multi-use of this product.

The second half of the show she shares a recap of some of her favorite moments on The Survival Mom Radio Network and you have to listen to this there will be links to the show notes to these particular shows!

This is Karen Lynn’s final show on The Survival Mom Radio Network but instead of saying goodbye she says “Until next time” and next time is next week on Dec. 2nd  at 9pm Eastern a live show on her premiere show at Prepper Broadcasting Network!

She also just had her premiere live streaming show on Around The Cabin which airs every other Monday at 8pm eastern time!   Which is interactive from the chat room.

Both shows on Around The Cabin and the Prepper Broadcasting Network is that shows will all be archived for future viewing and listening!  Also don’t forget that all of Karen Lynn’s shows that have aired on The Survival Mom Radio Network will be on Itunes and Podcast Republic for download for the future!

Show Resources:

My Radio Show is Moving!

The Suburban Off-Grid Cooking Series No. 1

The Suburban Off-Grid Cooking Series No. 2

The Sububan Off-Grid Cooking Series No. 3 – Roasted Apples with Honey, Cardamom, Ginger & Nutmeg (Coming Soon)

All American Christmas Combo Coupon Code

Shows that were Mentioned In The Survival Mom Radio Show Favorite Moments Recap!

Karen Lynn’s Premiere Show!

Interview with Canadian Budget Binder.com

The Viking’s Ground Hog Comment on the Lil’ Suburban Homestead with Karen Lynn’s Spring Gardening Preps Show

 

 

 

Lil’ Suburban Homestead: Embrace Life & Dare To Dream

Nnakeddeterminationpodcastclipartovember 25, 2014:  Karen Lynn interviews Gisela Hausmann author of Naked Determination who is a Life Coach and Author of Naked Determination 41 Stories About Overcoming Fear.  Do you feel overwhelmed by life at times?  Do you feel like you are heading in the wrong direction? Do you embrace life?  Do you dare to dream?

Gisela has a fresh approach to life that will not only instantly brighten your day when you listen to this podcast but you will want to know her secret and she shares a few on them on my podcast!!!!!

Karen Lynn views this book  a primer if you will of life skills and small tweaks that we can make towards our attitude about life and she has hit many lows and highs she always approaches life the same when you read her book you will understand the sad times and the great times!  You will learn small ways we all hold ourselves back and how we can move forward!

 

 

Show Resources:

Book Review coming to my blog soon!

Books Authored by Gisela Hausmann Click Here!

Life Skills Expert Information!  Click Here!  

Picture Fun! Click Here!

Gisela Hausmann’s – Testimonial Page – Click Here!

Lil’ Suburban Homestead: Tis’ the Season – DIY Holiday Gifts & Homestead Holiday Traditions

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November 20, 2014: Tis’ The Season – DIY Holiday Gifts & Homestead Holiday Traditions!   Today Karen Lynn shares several of her favorite Holiday DIY gifts and projects which are a huge hit with family and friends!  In this show you will learn how to make homemade lip balm, a no sew fleece blankie, a Holiday Centerpiece and more!

All the while Karen Lynn will regale you with her own families homestead holiday traditions!

This is the Pre-Thanksgiving Holiday show you won’t want to miss!  A show from the heart you will feel like you are right in her family room by the woodstove along with the rest of her friends and family!

 

 

 

Show Resources:

Homemade DIY Lip Balm

Around The Cabin Lip  Balm Tutorial (Scroll down to Lil’ Suburban Homestead)

Karen Lynn’s No Sew Fleece Blankie

Cheap & Chic Christmas Centerpiece

Turkey Talk On Turkey Day

 

Have an idea or a question for a show email Karen Lynn at lilsuburbanhomestead@gmail.com

Lil’ Suburban Homestead: 20 Telltale Signs That Your A Farm Girl

20telltalesignsthatyoureafarmgirl-587x500Nov. 13, 2014:  Can you drive past a farmers market without stopping?  Do you have an addiction to gardening magazines?  Karen Lynn shares these and more in the  “20 Telltale Signs That You’re A Farm Girl” and also shares some exciting podcasts that are coming up on her show on The Survival Mom Radio Network.

In addition to sharing the”20 Telltale Signs That You’re A Farm Girl” Karen Lynn also shares her pumpkin finds for fall, her gratitudes for November and even some news about an interview with one of her fellow Survival Mom Radio Hosts!

She also shares some great blog posts coming to her blog Lil’ Suburban Homestead!  She shares more in depth about her upcoming shows and guests as well!

Are you a farm girl or guy?

On a personal note she shares about what is happening on her lil’ homestead and some of her Mom highlights from this fall!

Show Resources:

I’m Not Allowed To Be Sick Chicken Soup Recipe – Gluten Free

Countdown To Preparedness Book Review by Jim Cobb & Giveaway Opportunity!

Burlap Pinterest Frame 

Aren’t you glad you listen?

Have an idea or comment for the show contact Karen Lynn at lilsuburbanhomestead@gmail.com.

Lil’ Suburban Homestead: Engaging Our Children with Homesteading Literature

chickenandthedogNov. 6, 2014:  Karen Lynn interviews Amanda Maxwell Co-Author of The Chicken and The Dog and reminds you that it is the Holiday Shopping Season!  Karen Lynn discusses how important it is to engage children with homesteading literature and how she always feels good about sharing the gift of books.  In particular she love sharing books with her young nieces and even her own children as they were growing up especially literature that engages children that discusses homesteading and sustainable living!

The two of them discuss how engaging Amanda’s series of books are to children and bringing the “Farm To Table” concept to young children and what it’s really like!

It’s exciting to connect children with chickens on the Suburban Homestead!

Show Resources:

Check out Amanda’s site for her books The Chicken and the Dog – Click Here! 

The Chicken and  the Dog Activities For Children – Click here!

Newly expanded The Chicken and theDog Merchandise for the Holidays – Click here! 

 

Have a question for Karen Lynn or an idea for a show?  Contact her at lilsuburbanhomestead@gmail.com

Lil’ Suburban Homestead: Are You Really Prepared? Find Out from Charley Hogwood, Preparedness Expert

charley hogwoodOct. 30, 2014:  Karen Lynn asks the question Are You Really Prepared?  She asks Charley Hogwood Preparedness and Survivalist expert  and the two of them hit the ground running with some great beginning survival and prepping information.  Charley is an Author of The Survival Group Handbook and Charley is an excellent resource about helping “YOU!” connect with other like-minded folks like yourself!

Charley wants to cut through the junk of some of the superficial content and get to real preparedness needs and teaching folks to work with each other and build relationships!

Karen Lynn shares the importance of fitness with survival and some of her thoughts from a homesteading perspective on this topic too!

The conversation actually goes in a myriad of directions but be prepared to be engaged!

 

 

Show Resources:

Charley at Around The Cabin Airs 1st and 3rd Wednesday at 8pm

DVD Courses:

DVD Mags:  The People Part Of Prepping 

DVD:  Convincing Others To Prep

DVD: Prepping Your Pantry-Food Storage For Short and Long Term Survival

Twitter: @shoestringprep

Have a question or idea for a show email Karen Lynn at lilsuburbanhomestead@gmail.com

Lil’ Suburban Homestead: Adventures in Small Scale Farming with Janet from Timber Creek Farm

janetgraphictimbercreekfarmOctober 23, 2014:  Karen Lynn discusses the topic of “Adventures in Small Scale Farming” and interviews Janet at Timber Creek Farmer.  Janet raises sheep, pigs, ducks, chicken and cattle and her and her family supplement their diet with some of their gardening as well.  They discuss healthy eating, diy projects, and even raising your own cattle for beef.

Whether you have thought about jumping into the world of small scale farming or just want to live vicariously through Janet like Karen Lynn this is a show that you will thoroughly enjoy!

So sit back and relax!  Janet is a wealth of farming knowledge and just a  joy to listen to!

Show Resources:

Check out Janet’s amazing blog! Click here!

Follow Janet on Twitter – Click here!

Check out Janet at Timber Creek Farm on Facebook – Click here!

Follow Janet on Pinterest – Click here! 

Blog Posts by Janet at Timber Creek Farm:

Animal Care:   Keeping Your Chicken Coop Smelling Fresh

Prepper 101 – Adding Animals To The Homestead

Animal Care:  The Care and Feeding of Barn Cats

 

Have a question or an idea for a show?  Contact Karen Lynn at lilsuburbanhomestead@gmail.com

Lil’ Suburban Homestead: Fall Gardening Tips from Mike the Gardener

fall gardening tips from Mike The Gardener_Lil'Suburban Homestead with Karen LynnOctober 16, 2014:  Mike the Gardener from Average Person Gardening.com is a wealth of gardening knowledge and Karen Lynn and him jump right into an excellent conversation regarding all things gardening and Mike shares some fall gardening tips.  In addition to fall gardening Mike shares some nuts and bolts of gardening and even a light bulb idea for Karen Lynn!

Mike is a regular guest poster at Lil’ Suburban Homestead and a podcaster himself who speaks on numerous topics on gardening as well as being an experienced speaker you will be engaged from the moment he starts sharing his gardening knowledge!

No matter where you are on your gardening journey this is a show you will definitely want to take a listen to!

 

Show Resources:

Average Person Gardening Click Here! 

Visit Mike The Gardener on Facebook Click Here!

Follow Mike The Gardener on Twitter Click Here! 

Join Mike’s Seeds Of The Month Club Click Here!

Listen to Mike The Gardener’s Podcasts Click Here! 

Karen Lynn’s Brussel Sprout Recipe Click Here!

 

Have an idea or a question for the show contact Karen Lynn at lilsuburbanhomestead@gmail.com

Lil’ Suburban Homestead: Herbalism, Wildcrafting, and Green Home Living

interview with laurie neverman lil suburban homestead with Karen LynnOctober 9, 2014:  Karen Lynn interviews Laurie Neverman Creator of  the blog Common Sense Homesteading and the two of them have so much to discuss and they quickly launch into a conversation herbalism, Laurie’s green home, and wildcrafting just to name a few!

Whether you are new to Homesteading or have been on this journey for a while Laurie’s no nonsense approach to homesteading, her beautiful blog, and her love of family and her willingness to share her knowledge with others will quickly engage you and you will want to get to know more about her and her blog!

 

About Laurie Neverman:

Laurie Neverman has a BS in Math/Physics and an MS in Mechanical Engineering.  She is a wife and mother with a passion for natural healing, homesteading and gardening.  She and her husband, August, homeschool their two boys. They live in rural northeast Wisconsin in a Wisconsin Green Built and Energy Star certified home.

The home has an array of “green” features, including:

  • Insulated Concrete Form construction
  • An Attached Greenhouse
  • Solar water heating and passive solar design
  • Handicap Accessibility
  • Environmentally Friendly Materials

Her interests also include herbalism, wildcrafting (using weeds for food and medicine), homebrewing and live culture foods.

You can connect with her at her website, Common Sense Homesteading, on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/CommonSenseHome and Pinterest at http://www.pinterest.com/commonsenseidea/.

Have an idea or question for Karen Lynn email her at lilsuburbanhomestead@gmail.com

Aren’t you glad you listen?