How can I be a minimalist when homesteading requires so much stuff!? Each task, hobby or chore requires a slew of tools to accumulate and isn’t minimalism about not owning things? In this post, I dive deeper into what minimalism is, and how homesteaders can be a minimalist!
Decluttering is all the rage right now. And rightly so! We live in a time of massive clutter, consumerism, and waste. It seems everywhere I turn nowadays, there is more and more information about decluttering: How to declutter, why to declutter, simple step by step tips for decluttering, how to be a minimalist, how to […]
I realized the other day, when I walked into a Target store after not being in one probably for at least more than a year, how absolutely strange it felt! About 20 years ago, Target was one of my “Must Go” places every single week! I was a Target freak! And I couldn’t walk out […]
In this simple life that we lead on our homesteads, we should be mindful of how our children see our tending to the earth. Do they see endless hours of chores ahead of tired, agitated, over-worked parents, that would lead them to one day desire leaving the homestead in search of the modern world? Or […]
Summer heat is exhausting. The hottest weeks of the year can seem unbearable. BUT this Arizona girl is here to help! This is how we get through the hottest weeks of June and July, along with 10 projects that you can do on the porch (or inside in the A/C) so you don’t melt in […]
Herbal teas can do some incredible things for our bodies! Herbs contain nutrients and minerals in their whole form, and therefore have a great deal of bioavailability to our systems. Our skin and hair health rely on what we eat and drink! Using herbs daily is a GREAT way to get these nutrients and minerals! […]