Cleaning out our woodstove is a weekly chore here. We use the stove all winter long and ashes build up, so once a week my morning starts off with cleaning out the stove. If you heat with wood, you simply must make cleaning out your stove a regular chore. Here’s how we do it…did you […]
You don’t have to go off-grid and live in the middle of nowhere to be a self sufficient homesteader at heart. There are so many things you can do even in an inner city apartment. Below is a list of 10 skills that you can pick and choose from to start working on to become […]
Seriously! There is nothing better than a cool glass of your own home brew. There. Just. Isn’t. There is something so satisfying about drinking a favored beverage you have made yourself, especially when you have foraged for most of the herbs used in that brew in the wilderness around your home! Add to that the […]
Whether you are looking to make money homesteading, or just want to make some spare cash from your backyard we have you covered. Here is a list of simple, minimal investment required ideas for making money from home. Some of them are more involved, and all of them take a little investment of time and […]
Winter is the best time to collect those fallen tree limbs from your yard. Instead of burning them, clean them and make a really cute and functional rustic wattle fence.
From learning new skills, living a simpler life, and being self sufficient, learn why my husband and I are striving to become true homesteaders.