How many lists have you seen of “Homesteading Skills?” There are so many little things that make up the way of life we refer to as homesteading or sustainable living. It seems that each area requires a skill or knowledge base in yet another area. We are not out to do it all or mark […]
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.
There are certain skills that make life easier on the homestead, and some help to save money on the homestead. Learning how to grow your own food, preserve it and maintain your property is a fact of life. My husband and I sat down and came up with a list of 30 skills we think […]
When it comes to homesteading, skills are important, but attitude is everything. Here are the top 5 attitude and personality traits that will make you a successful homesteader.
I have been on the look out for a butter churn for over two years. I was finally successful in my hunt. Take a look and see not only what I acquired but the use of the tool as well. I show pictures of the process and a little tip or two for success. It’s […]
Knowing how to correct the simple mistakes we make as homesteaders can provide a more efficient and rewarding homestead journey.