Most homesteaders are awesome project managers – but even then, sometimes there are more chores and plans than there are hours in a day. We learned this as we were setting up our own homestead… And that’s also when we heard of an amazing way to get help: work exchange volunteers. Many websites allow you […]
How do you do the work of the homestead when it hurts? What about babies, surgeries, mental health days and just aging joints? Here’s a little advice for broken body homesteading.
“So, if I was gonna do this homesteading thing, what are some items I’d need to have to get started?” I get asked this question a lot, and it makes sense because there are many things that you’ll need as a homesteader! But often times when we think about homesteading necessities, we tend to list […]
You’ve got the chickens. You’ve got the goats. You’re washing your clothes with homemade laundry soap and hanging them out on the line. You’re baking bread from scratch. You’re weeding in the garden. You’re canning the raspberry jam. You’re…really, really tired. And you’re wondering if maybe you’re in a little bit over your head. Yes, […]