I remember a time when I thought that I could only ever have one child. It was the day my 20 year old son was born. From the time my eyes met his, I was in love. I knew if anything were to ever happen to him, my entire world would end and without a […]
Do you need some advice on how to include your special needs kids on the homestead? Here are some tips from homesteading parents of these great kids from chore suggestions to attitude adjustments!
Homesteading is not an easy job, but it sure is a fulfilling one. My lifestyle is all about the way I chose to spend my resources and my time. I wouldn’t want it any other way. I’ve found that this lifestyle is much more satisfying than any of my alternatives.
Homesteading is a way of life and one I have always looked forward to achieving. I believe it’s been bred into me. My grandfather owned many acres of land and grew and raised his own food from day one. My Nana carried on that tradition even after most of the land was sold, by canning […]
Welcome to The Farmer’s Lamp series, Voices of Heritage. In this third installment, Granny shares another Christmas story with us. In our previous installments, we’ve shared the beginning of my grandparents’ life together and one of my personal favorites “A Christmas Story”. Sharing the memories of those who have gone before us is a way […]
Do you remember watching the Jetsons? I do. The year 2062 doesn’t seem so far away now, less than 50 years, but I can remember thinking the year 2000 was in the way out future. Here we are entering 2016! With all we faced in 2015, we are led more and more to live on […]