Here at Walkerland, we have taken to watching old episodes of Little House on the Prairie. It’s had a big impact on us. Read our modern take on this old classic.
So you are thinking of “homesteading”? Before you till up your front yard, purchase a hundred acres, or – most importantly – invest in any farmyard animals – stop and think about what you want to get from farming, and the pros and cons of doing so in your situation. Farming is not for everyone, […]
The modern homesteader is greatly misunderstood. Popular culture paints the picture of a backwards, back-woods, anti-social, stuck-in-the-1880’s personal. Some may believe that nobody even lives like that anymore. But just because we’re off the grid doesn’t mean we’re not with the times. Au contraire! my urban-minded friends. Homesteading is thriving and well connected in the […]
November is Vegan Month…so what does this mean? Veganism is a way of life, not just a specific diet to follow. Being a true vegan doesn’t mean simply omitting animal products from your diet, it also means not wearing, using, or owning any animal products either. A vegan lifestyle isn’t for everyone and you don’t […]
John and Kelli of The Sustainable Couple live on an urban homestead in Eastern Iowa for most of the year. However, John’s work requires a lot of travel in the United States, so they bought a fifth-wheel camper and live in that about 6 months out of the year. Read about what ‘sustainability’ means for […]