Buying, cleaning, and preparing a good size acreage of forest land can be timely and involved. There are many thoughts, ideas, and plans that need to be discussed and frankly remembered for a later point in time. The American Forest Foundation has given a fantastic online tool called My Land Plan which helps you organize […]
Do you want to ditch the plastic from your kitchen? Want to start living a more sustainable lifestyle by moving to a zero waste world? Well, try your hand at making these really cute and seriously functional fabric sandwich baggies. They are a snap to make and super simple to clean. Plus, you have the […]
The homestead land was purchased and has become truly our own. It’s a densely wooded acreage with some overgrown pasture. Being limited on funds, we decided to roll up our sleeves and do it ourselves. This is our article on how we got started clearing a piece of it be able to work and plan […]
Do you have warm old bed sheets that don’t match anything else? Maybe those sheets are warn out and you need a new use for them because you don’t want to throw them away. How about upcycling them into a cheap but very effective sleeping bag liner. These liners can cost a fortune to buy […]
These homesteaders are on the mission to expand their homestead to a new location. This article explains the ups and downs of finding and purchasing a large piece of raw land. It explains what to look for and helps to give you ideas if you are in the same market as these homesteader.
Buying land can be fun but it can also be nerve racking. Getting a boundary survey completed on a piece of raw land is one of those nervous times. How much land are they selling? Do right of ways cross through it? How much will all this cost me? This article breaks down what we […]