“To me, homesteading means being able to provide for ourselves without always depending on stores or pre-made things. We do this through raising our own fruits, vegetables, eggs and honey but also through being willing to learn to build or make things or maybe even deciding to do without some things. I love this motto […]
Being thankful for what we have is something we work on every day. Our daughter made us realize that simple things we take for granted can be big things to others.
“I see homesteading as making the most out of the resources available to you, and attempting to create and produce instead of always being a consumer.” – Kathryn Kathryn and her husband Edward have three little girls ages 6, 4, 2, and they are expecting another child in June. Kathryn works from home doing transcription […]
“For us, homesteading is a way to reconnect to the land – where our food comes from, how an animal is raised, how a coop can be built – and add balance to a life that has not forsaken modern conveniences. If our boys can hike a mountain trail, or milk a goat, with the […]
Ever have a bunch of bad stuff happen in life? We did and it was pretty discouraging. Here’s how we coped and pulled through the tough times
Today’s inspiring homestead comes from Jen, author of The Easy Homestead. Jen and her husband live on 15 acres in South Carolina with their three children. The loss of a loved one and encouragement from an oncologist encouraged Jen to take a good look at the foods she was putting in her body.