Living simply on a tight budget does not mean you have to eat poorly. Over the last year we have been working hard to continue feeding our family natural, organic foods as much as possible while living on a tight budget. Here are a few tips on how we have managed to do this.
These are my favorite words “Simple Pleasure“. A Simple Pleasure is just that – a time, a thing, a moment, a person, that appears in your day in which gives you a simple feeling of enjoyment, satisfaction, delight that is priceless beyond measure. Our lifestyle, our location, my family and all our blessings are my […]
Regrowing green onions is so easy and doesn’t require a green thumb to be successful! You can regrow green onions indoors year round to have fresh greens for your food without having to purchase them at the store with a few easy steps.
The day I made the soap was a sunny day and I was ALL out of my laundry detergent. To most this would not be a concern, but because we are off-grid you learn to utilize all your resources. Our biggest resource back here in the wilderness is the SUN!! We save a lot of […]
As we strive to live more simply and frugally, we have become quite creative in how we acquire new things for our family. Bartering and trading is a fun, resourceful way of life for us. Read on to find out some of the wonderful things we have bartered and traded for!
Foraging for free fruit can be a productive way to provide more produce to feed your family especially if you aren’t scared off by a few worms or bugs. We were able to glean 10 pounds of homemade applesauce from a 20 pound box of free wormy apples. Here are 5 tips we have learned […]