Are you drawn to a simpler way of life? If so, you are like so many Americans tired of the super highway they call life and embracing the homesteading movement is in full force! Gone are the days when everyone is looking to climb the social ladder. Now many are learning to live on less […]
I love growing and cooking and eating food, but unfortunately not all food likes me. Luckily, gluten free living and homesteading fit very well together. In honor of celiac awareness month, here are some ways that the gluten-free among us can eat healthy local food that’s also gluten-free.
I’m not sure why, but we as a society have this need to put labels on ourselves and others. Sometimes these labels are innocent. They describe to others where we stand. They describe how we feel about others and what their mission is. I turned to Facebook to find out how people viewed homesteaders, preppers […]
“Homesteading is taking care of the Earth the best way we can. We find the rhythm of the seasons and try to dance with it.” – Christine When Christine say that she’s a “homesteader”, she means something a little different than a lot of people would expect. Christine (along with her husband, two children and […]
“Homesteading is really just a way of deliberate living. It’s not a hobby or a fad; homesteading gets under your skin and once you learn one skill, you discover that there’s a long list of others skills waiting for you down the line because its all connected. On the one hand, that can feel a […]
Would you like to create a garden full of healing herbs? What you should put into it might surprise you. Many useful herbs grow abundantly and well in your garden already. In fact, many might call them weeds. However, these plants are only weeds because they grow vigorously in places they’re not wanted. They’re sturdy, […]