Happy Homesteading Holidays

Even the most hardcore DIYer needs a little assist now and then. There are tools that make our work feasible, or at least easier. Or maybe you know someone who's just getting in to the game, and you want to give them a starter kit. No matter what your reasons, this is an excellent season to stock up on the goods that we'll reach for again and again when summer's bounty bursts upon us. Best of all, our pals at FARMcurious are offering a discount to all Punk Domestics readers!

Best DIY Food Books of 2015, found on PunkDomestics.comBest DIY Books of 2015
The field of excellent DIY and preserving books marches on this year, continuing the trend from 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2011. Many of these authors are colleagues and contemporaries, as well as contributors to the Punk Domestics community. This year's big trend appears to be books that integrate food preservation with everyday cookery.

Canners' Best Friends, found on PunkDomestics.comCanners' Best Friends
It's never too late to start canning, and the holidays are the perfect time to share your love of preserving with friends. We've put together a list with some of our favorite canning accoutrements to add to your holiday shopping list.

Canners' Best Friends, found on PunkDomestics.comDIY Tools
For the more hardcore DIY enthusiast in your life, here's a selection of tools that are sure to make them squeal with glee when they see them under the tree.

Apparel and Mercantile, found on PunkDomestics.comApparel and Mercantile
Jars are good for more than just canning. From tees to tea towels to cheeky skivvies, here's a short list of our favorite soft goods for giving this season. Roll 'em up and stuff 'em in stockings!

Get 10% Off Great Gifts at FARMcurious, found on PunkDomestics.comGet 10% Off Great Gifts at FARMcurious
Stock up on holiday gifts for homesteaders and DIY enthusiasts, and get 10% off at checkout when you enter the code punkdom. Go! Shop!

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