We are almost through the first quarter of the year and I am sure many of you have already experienced some of life’s ups and downs, but these things in our lives are present to shape us and build us into strong warriors. Let’s talk about the importance of staying the course.
Homesteading is one of those things that just does not work if you don’t have a plan. Part of that plan is setting goals. What do you want to accomplish on your homestead and what do you envision your homestead to be? The possibilities are endless, but you need goals and a plan! Here we […]
The only way to get things done on the homestead is to set goals, make a plan, and get to work. This article shows you how to do it. From dreaming up amazing goals, to execution, you’ll learn how to make your dreams a reality.
Winter doesn’t have to stop everything in the garden. Now is the time to dream, to plan, to set goals. Now is the time to sit in the window surveying your garden with a hot drink in your hands.
The book Holistic Management: A New Framework for Decision Making sets out a guide to developing a holistic goal for your farm or business. I have been reviewing each section of the book, and the next part of discusses the tools that we can use to manage ecosystem processes in brittle and non-brittle environments. These […]
Holistic management considers four fundamental and interelated processes that function within our ecosystem/environment: Water cycle Mineral cycle Energy cycle Community dynamics These processes are the foundation on which we can build our holistic goals. The holistic goal should be formulated around how we want to influence these processes, as any improvement in one will result […]