It is common for novice wood-burners to purchase less wood than they need to keep fires burning throughout the winter season, so don’t feel bad if you’ve realized that you’re running low – just get ready to take care of it before you do run out of wood! If you are running out of wood […]
Families are like fudge – mostly sweet with a few nuts. ~Author Unknown
Have you ever wondered what life on a homestead is really like? At Black Fox Homestead, we’ve been chronicling the first year of country living with all of the ups and downs. Here is the fifth installment of our series, The First Twelve Months.
God made rainy days so gardeners could get the housework done. ~Author Unknown
It’s good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it’s good, too, to check up once in a while and make sure that you haven’t lost the things that money can’t buy. -George Horace Lorimer
Perhaps the most difficult part of this journey is learning to do differentiate between wants and needs. I mean, don’t we need the newest cell phone to stay connected? Don’t we need a new vehicle every few years to stay safe and save on gas and maintenance? Aren’t new clothes every season a must, especially […]