• Summer Update!

    We’ve been busy here at the Homestead Summer 2022! Enjoy some of the highlights!

  • Build Healthy Communities through Corporate Sponsorship

    Corporate Sponsorship makes it possible for our nonprofit to build healthy communities through farmers markets, health fairs, and the produce food share program.

  • DIY natural mouth rinse

    Ditch the store-bought mouthwash for a safer, cleaner, and more environmental alternative! Try this easy DIY herbal mouthwash recipe today!

  • Increase Health Literacy through Corporate Sponsorship

    The more you know, the healthier you are! Sponsor the Homestead’s Health Literacy programming for a year and make a direct, positive impact on the health of our world!

  • Yellow Bananas in Colorado in January?

    Ever wonder how the world’s most ubiquitous fruit ends up on your grocery shelves? This article may make you think twice before buying bananas.

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    2021 Year In Review!

    2021 was an amazing year at the Homestead! Thank you for being a part of bringing health and wellness to our rural mountain community and beyond!

  • Announcing the 2021 Homesteader of the Year!

    We acknowledge and honor the Ute, Shoshone, Cheyenne, and Arapaho peoples who were the original caretakers of this land. It’s up to all of us to live in harmony with our environment through compassion, self-sufficiency, initiative, sustainability and chutzpah!

  • Why I really started a nonprofit

    I started the Homestead because it was what I needed the most in my life – and as it turns out lots of other folks needed the same thing, too.

  • Why everyone needs Farmers Markets

    Farmers Markets are good for economic resilience as well as community health. The Homestead is committed to growing our Farmers Market in Gilpin County for everyone!

  • 7 ways to enjoy kohlrabi!

    If you’re new to the wide wonderful world of kohlrabi these recipes are the perfect introduction!

  • What is the best way to keep public spaces COVID-safe?

    Do plexiglass barriers really help prevent the spread of COVID-19? Read our comparative research of effective engineering controls, and our best choice for an air purifier!

  • Shop Local First!

    Shop local first! Small businesses need your support now more than ever. Commit to building and supporting sustainable local economies for long term health and wellbeing.

  • Our continuing efforts to serve the community during COVID-19

    The entire nonprofit sector is mobilized to keep our communities healthy and safe. Volunteers needed NOW!

  • Community Resources during Closures and Cancellations

    The Homestead will remain open Thursdays through Sundays from 10-3 for the next several weeks. Read how we’re protecting our customers and offering extra support and resources to our community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Why are you a member of the Homestead?

    With 100 members and growing, read what our diverse membership base has to say about making a difference in the health of our community.

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Summer Update!

We’ve been busy here at the Homestead Summer 2022! Enjoy some of the highlights!

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Now Hiring Executive Director!

The Holistic Homestead is currently looking for a new Executive Director to lead this fast-growing nonprofit into the next phase of our growth!

Build Healthy Communities through Corporate Sponsorship

Corporate Sponsorship makes it possible for our nonprofit to build healthy communities through farmers markets, health fairs, and the produce food share program.

Sing-a-long First Aid for Kids: RICE it!

Sing-a-long with Arwen & Skully the Skeleton to learn about what to do when you get a boo-boo.

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Celebrate Mother’s Day at the Homestead!

We love our Mountain Mamas – some of the hardest working mamas around. We chop wood, drag slash, carry water, and clean out the privy. Fa real, it’s hard work and we love it. So, with all the depths of…

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7 Natural Remedies for the Flu

Public health officials base their forecast on the Southern Hemisphere’s flu season from the previous summer – and they’re all saying THIS winter’s flu forecast is worse than usual. That’s also how they usually develop the current years’ vaccine –…

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