I’ve been a homemaker for my whole life. It started early on when I’d line my dolls up at my play kitchen table and make them breakfast. It’s all I’ve ever wanted to be and it’s the one thing I can say I excel at. Over the years I’ve collected hundreds of little household tips […]
Today I talked about the 9 reasons why I wanted to make my own seed bank, what it is, and how you can easily make your own! Read more for a fun and kid friendly activity to ensure your favourite seeds are viable for next spring!
Are you working towards a well-stocked pantry? Spending time in the kitchen is so much more enjoyable if you have all the pantry staples you need at your fingertips. Making sure you have a well-stocked pantry will make whipping up a healthy meal for your family quick and easy. The list of pantry staples I […]
“Homesteading is a lifestyle of self-sufficiency. It is characterized by subsistence agriculture, home preservation of foodstuffs, and it may or may not also involve the small-scale production of textiles, clothing, and craft work for the household use. Homesteading is not defined by where someone lives, such as the city or the country, but by the […]
In this modern world we are losing touch with some traditional skills that we really should preserve. You don’t need to even own land to embrace homesteading! You can learn to homestead anywhere. Homesteading is a way of life, a mindset and it is very rewarding. Traditional homesteading skills are great to learn for ourselves, […]
Contrary to popular belief, living off the grid doesn’t mean we have to make do without electricity or running water, hide away from the world or have gone back in time. To us, living off the grid means living a pretty comfortable and rather self-sufficient life. We don’t get any bills for water or electricity, […]