Homesteading is a way of life many people are choosing to adopt these days. It’s the idea of being self-sufficient, living out in the countryside, and having your own farm. As you can imagine, making the leap from traditional urban life to homesteading is a pretty dramatic change. Your life will flip upside down, and […]
First-time homesteaders are usually scared about getting started. They have feelings of uncertainty and doubt. They look for great resources to help them make decisions and to start planning. Well-written homesteading books can take away those feelings of uncertainty and doubt. New homesteaders are always on the watch for new resources to assist them on […]
If you think you need a lot of money to start a homestead, think again. You don’t need a dime! If you learn 3 things, your homesteading journey can be started completely free. Being afraid to start anything with no money is always scary, especially a huge endeavor like homesteading. But do not fret! You […]
Homesteading is an excellent safety net that can help to see you through hard times. Still, it’s also important to consider whether you need a safety net for your safety net. The idea of living off your land alone is a solid one, but still, things can go wrong and leave you struggling. You could […]
When you’ve sealed the deal and the property is finally yours, you then have to think about how to decorate. Sometimes, this can even be a bigger job and more drawn out than the buying process itself. But the best news is the excitement of choosing your decor and bringing your home together often beats […]
Homesteading is hard work filled with many challenges that arise constantly. No homesteader is ever totally prepared for the daily ups and downs. Learning some practical skills before you start can make your homestead journey much smoother and therefore more enjoyable during your first year.