If you don’t grow your own food or you are just getting started, you might be wondering how to make it through the next eight or nine months as frugally as possible. Due to not growing our own fruits and veggies the last two summers and only raising our hens for eggs, our pantry is […]
If you’re planning to move off the grid, chances are you’re probably working on a tight budget. And you may have even researched off grid costs like the price of an off-grid solar system, generator, and battery bank. I did. As a former banker, I love numbers, especially when it comes to money. So I […]
Are you interested in buying a generator for home use? When you live off the grid, a reliable generator can be a valuable asset. But before investing your hard-earned money, do your research. And keep these ten things in mind whether you’re hoping to buy a generator online or in person.
Most of the men in my family, especially my husband, love outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, gardening, homesteading, and foraging. This year I decided to save myself the stress and recruit my husband’s help. I had him help me create a list of his top gifts that are specifically geared toward men […]
We have joined the self-reliance challenge for May of 2018. These are my goals and plans we have made for my homestead during the challenge. We hope that over the next 5 weeks you can take what we do and offer and use that information to become more self-reliant on your homestead. Come get to […]
I’ve been there. Broke. Not just a little broke, like WAY broke. As I write this somewhat personal post about my past, I’m thinking about the single moms and dads out there who are trying to homestead. Join me as I share my story of being a very broke, single mother, trying to survive. What […]