Society is falling apart in so many places. The earth keeps throwing disasters at us, one after the other. And we are losing our resilience. More and more we are relying on government for assistance, on corporations for supplying our food, clothing and income. On external forces for our happiness. We are giving away our […]
In this modern world we are losing touch with some traditional skills that we really should preserve. You don’t need to even own land to embrace homesteading! You can learn to homestead anywhere. Homesteading is a way of life, a mindset and it is very rewarding. Traditional homesteading skills are great to learn for ourselves, […]
Homesteading is about becoming more self-sufficient, decreasing your dependence on external sources like utilities and retail providers, and living a more local life to be healthier and diminish your impact on the environment. Achieving those goals requires that we are continually learning new skills and expanding on that knowledge. If you’re just starting to see […]
If you really look into sustainability and survival for that matter, you will find that community (as opposed to isolation) renders your best chance of survival. Building community involves a level of giving, being willing to help a friend or neighbor. And it just makes you a better person. Often times, we seem to think […]
I am new to vegetable gardening, like brand spanking new. I have dreams of a plush vegetable garden with trellis’ full of fruit but, it’ll never happen. Here is 5 Horribly Hilarious gardening mistakes I keep making and can’t seem to shake!
Raising chicks without heat lamps and electricity.