It is easy to rely on the land around you to grow food and help sustain your family in a rural area. However, a sudden move to the city, especially in a small apartment or rental can cause you to look for urban alternatives for your homesteading methods.
I wish I could say that self-sufficient homesteading was an inexpensive way to live, but in all reality, the initial start-up cost of setting up a homestead can be very expensive, and the learning curve can be steep at times. We had a dream to move to the country and live a more self-sufficient lifestyle […]
Looking at all these beautiful blogs about homesteading you might think is the most beautiful way to spend your life. We do enjoy our live here on our homestead, but it is not what it seems to be. There is hardships and sad stories to tell as well. Here is some valuable information for preparing […]
Summer time means it’s gardening time. One of the most popular fruits or vegetables grown is the tomatoes. Some people say they have great success and others experience failure. Learn about some very common mistakes made when growing tomatoes and how to fix them in this article. Everyone should enjoy growing tomatoes. Enjoy!
Most of us start homesteading to give us an opportunity of a simpler life. Yet it can end up being overly complicated! When you are starting to get grips with a homestead and trying to make it profitable, livable and comfortable, it’s something of a time drain. You end up focusing on the work, don’t […]
Living a rural life has a lot of pros. It’s nice to live in a more secluded place, free from noise pollution and the busyness of urban life. However, nothing in life is perfect, and rural life does have its fair share of problems. Here are the biggest rural issues and what you can do […]