I am not sure if my day as a Homemaking Homesteader is much different from yours, but it is a life I love and look forward to repeating each and every day I wake up!
I have been canning spaghetti sauce for years, and almost can do it in my sleep, so I wanted to pass on a step-by-step guide for those of you just starting out canning tomatoes. This spaghetti sauce canning recipe has been passed down through three generations of my family and still is in its original […]
Have a true appreciation for life and don’t listen to the naysayers. -We often get responses to our basic living lifestyle with raised eyebrows, but we find strength in knowing we can take care of ourselves through power outages, financial hardships, droughts and anything else the good Lord throws our way.
I have learned that living a simple life comes from within, it is a feeling, a thought, a dream acted out, and it all started with me! I had to change my mindset and the way I look at life and when I did I could take the first steps to living a simple life.
Typically these sweet onions, with their high water and sugar content, don’t keep well but I have found a method that I have been using for years that keep my onions fresh all summer long.
Simple living is really just a state of mind. It’s putting your worries and concerns into perspective; it’s finding a balance between life and work, and its living life at its fullest every moment. For me it is taking time out of my day to re-connect with the things I love about our little homestead […]