Homesteader Hubby and I were supposed to be building a new brooder together, but he and our youngest boy decided an afternoon of fishing was much more interesting! The girls and I decided whipping up a batch of our homemade fruit pies was an even better way to spend our Saturday afternoon!
Getting your homestead prepared should be easy right? But is your homestead, family and animals ready for the Zombie Apocalypse to strike? Of course I’m praying for peaceful resolution, no one wants the world to go sour. But in the mean time, while I pray and the Lord does His work, there’s a few things […]
Long days, not enough sleep, hard work and major adjustments have all been testing our marriage these last few months. Homesteading has a way of changing you, sometimes for the worse, but if you let it, it can change you for the better.
Creamed cucumbers and onions are light, crispy and they make for a quick snack in between projects. Hubby has been working really hard here on the homestead, so this past week I whipped him up a batch and surprised him when he got home from his job interview.
It wasn’t too long ago I had sweet, blissful daydreams about relaxing on our front porch, with a glass of homemade lemonade while watching our chickens roam freely through our yard. And then, reality set in and I realized that as wonderful of a daydream as that was, it wasn’t going to work for us.
I’m learning though, that it isn’t the homestead that is making my life so difficult, but instead it’s my way of organizing or (not organizing) my time here on the homestead. So, I’ve started working on these 10 ways to help my whole family find the simplicity we are looking for here on the homestead.