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

Food Storage & Survival: Hunter Education

FSS episode 55 image bJune 11, 2014: Have you taken a Hunter Education course? In this episode I share my experience going with my children, what we learned, and why you might want to enroll yourself or your children even if you never plan to hunt.

Mentioned in the show:

Utah Hunter EducationFirearm Safety and Parts of a Gun

Ammunition Basics

Long Gun Actions

Sight Alignment