When we moved here to Missouri, we never dreamt that it would be as difficult as it was to get the homestead we had purchased up and running. Don’t get me wrong, we knew it was going to take time, effort, energy, resources, optimism, patience, and a whole heck of a lot of faith. Did […]
The best posts of Sled Dog Slow 2018! We may not have been around or posting much this last year, but we still had a lot of new readers! Some of the ways people found us were Pinterest, search engines, Stumbleupon, and Facebook. Most of our readers this year came from the US, with readers […]
Living on a farm or homestead means that you work frequently with your hands. Metal wedding bands can snag on things or get in the way. We tried out silicone wedding bands to see if they could make life on the farm easier. If you are considering getting one, here are the pros and cons […]
Whether you’re just getting started with homesteading or are looking to find better tactics and techniques to make your home and garden run a little more smoothly, we have some great resources for you! Many of our members have written amazing books that will help you to learn more about gardening, raising animals, homesteading with […]
This year is almost over with. My how the time has flown. It seems like I just barely created my goals for the year and now the year is almost gone. I just went over our goals for 2018 and wanted to see how we did. Fair, not great, but perhaps next year we will […]
A guest post written by Margy Lutz. Margy describes her life on a float Cabin Home on Powell Lake in Coastal British Colombia. She has a very special float garden. Her husband writes interesting books about their off-grid life.