When we think of growing food for our family right outside our door, there are all kinds of excuses that can crop up to stop us in our tracks. That’s because we have a certain idea of what a garden or micro-farm should look like. Here are five myths about micro-farming that can keep you […]
When we first moved to our current home, I had no idea that I wanted to be a homesteader. None at all. I didn’t know the first thing about gardening, chickens, ducks, rabbits, or even how to can food. I had some things to learn along the way, and I have made many, many mistakes. […]
Gardening can seem overwhelming when you consider all of the materials you need to get started. Seeds, fencing, soil, tools, and more can add up–even on a generous budget. So what’s a beginning gardener to do? Here are six ideas for getting started without breaking the bank.
Many people want to start homesteading or gardening but don’t know how to start or how to fit it into their schedule. After all, regular everyday life is busy enough. These resources will help guide you through the process of getting started, busting through doubt and discomfort, and achieving your dreams.
Whether you are a backyard hobby homesteader or an avid homesteader on your journey to live off-grid, these are the articles you want to be reading. I searched high a low to compile the best of the best for you. Not sure if homesteading is right for you? Interested in DIY and MYO? Wanting real […]
I had such a great time chatting with Tammy Trayer of Trayer Wilderness on her podcast, Mountain Woman Radio. I wanted to share here the links to all of the things Tammy and I talked about on her show. These are great resources if you are just getting into homesteading or you want to learn […]