Every day, we all just live to get through the day. Some of us think about tomorrow. Some of us think about “what if?” Some of us are so worried about tomorrow that we forget to live today. No matter what, we should all live for today while thinking about how to make tomorrow easier. […]
Winter is barreling down the tracks as we speak! Since it always promises to be a cold winter here in the Midwest, I thought I would share some tips and tricks to stay warm this winter and not have to crank up that thermostat! Saving money is more important than ever now so if you […]
Your home should be a safe place to live, but if you’re using the wrong household products to decorate or clean, you could be exposed to dangerous toxins. These toxins can lead to allergic reactions or long-term health conditions. By making a few simple changes, you can protect your family and make your home healthier […]
There are several things you need to look for or consider when looking for your homesteading property. What type of zoning is it? What about water rights? Internet/cell phone access? Purchase or lease?
Today, more often than not, store-bought bacon is processed in an industrial factory-setting ad pumped with a curing solution that contains sodium nitrite. Sodium nitrite is known to cause migraines in large quantities and when exposed to high heat and protein, produces nitrosamines. 90% of nitrosamine compounds have been deemed carcinogenic. Not good! Fortunately, curing […]
We’ve been working on our second-hand removal house for a LOOOONG time now. It was moved to our property in July 2013. It took us a year to get council approval (basic plumbing, electrical, insulation etc complete – see update here). Then we got the roof replaced, and the real work started when we started […]