A few years ago, I read a tiny story – a fable, maybe, but I like to think it’s true – about a monk seeking enlightenment. I stumbled across it in the middle of an internet bender, one of those rabbit holes where you click link after link and end up in the wilds of […]
When you compare the lifestyle of a city-living apartment dweller to a farm family, it’s apples to oranges. There is no question that living in the country requires more stuff. When we moved to our farm, we realized there were things we really did need if we were going to make our desired lifestyle work. […]
Learn to live with less! Ditch the materialistic things and feel happier and more free than ever before. Get started with these 32 tips on becoming a minimalist.
Planning the construction of a new homestead can be a difficult task. One of the first big questions we have been struggling with is just how big this house is going to be. Are tiny houses really right for homesteaders?