Can you homestead in the city, raising a garden, chickens, and even goats? You sure can! We have done it successfully for the last 8 years, growing and learning more each year. There are some things you will need to know before you begin, however, to avoid heartbreak later on.
“I see homesteading as making the most out of the resources available to you, and attempting to create and produce instead of always being a consumer.” – Kathryn Kathryn and her husband Edward have three little girls ages 6, 4, 2, and they are expecting another child in June. Kathryn works from home doing transcription […]
“Homesteading is taking care of the Earth the best way we can. We find the rhythm of the seasons and try to dance with it.” – Christine When Christine say that she’s a “homesteader”, she means something a little different than a lot of people would expect. Christine (along with her husband, two children and […]
We spent the year foraging for wild foods in our fair city. You’d be surprised how much there is to find in urban areas!
We’ve been raising chickens in the city for 2 years now, and have developed a pretty clear idea of what’s great about it, and what’s terrible about it.