Spring is a very exciting time. Over the spring and summer on our homestead, we ramp up raising animals to replenish our freezers and our canning shelves. Raising our own meat is one of the most important aspects of our homesteading goals. But these days, raising your own animals to eat has become something of […]
Over our homesteading career, we’ve designed and built both of our homes. We’ve learned a lot from the experience. We’d like to share some of the lessons we’ve learned to make it easier for you to plan that perfect homestead dwelling.
In this show I had the privilege to interview Jenni Blackmore, blogger, writer, author from QuackaDoodle Farm. She has recently authored the book Permaculture For The Rest Of Us Abundant Living On Less Than An Acre which is recommended by Mother Earth News. She has an amazing story to share and I am thankful that […]
What’s Your Threat? What’s the biggest threat to you and your family? Check out some amazing blogs and how they attack their biggest threats to being more prepared and more self-reliant! I was very excited to opt-in with a bunch of my wonderful peers to write about “What’s Your Threat?” and I have to say […]
Here in rural Southeast Alaska, most people who live outside city limits have water catch systems. They are extremely common and when it comes to living off the grid, are absolutely necessary. Drilling a well isn’t really an option here. Our friends over at Freedom Point share the story of getting a water catch system […]