How do you decide what needs done first each day on a busy homestead? Here are 9 rules to help you decide!
Ahhh…winter. Love it or hate it, winter happens every year. Some of you have much milder winters than we do in Iowa and can still garden year round. That is not happening here! I can barely see where my garden should be at! I don’t know about you all, but I lose hope Spring is […]
You know, I don’t mind doing most of the housecleaning chores there are to do. I don’t mind dishes or vacuuming… in fact, I don’t even mind laundry. What I really dislike is cleaning the ceiling fans around the house. It always makes a huge mess, and there’s more cleaning to do afterward… so I […]
Get your kids to do their chores by making them more fun! Here are 4 ways to do that!
Growing up, I did lots of chores. Living on a farm meant house and outside chores, including feeding the animals and shoveling manure. It was never a very fun part of my life, but it was a necessity and taught me diligence and work ethic.
There’s always something that needs to be done on the busy homestead. Chores abound and nature’s deadlines loom large. Sometimes, pushing that aside and tending to my soul is the most important task on my to do list.