We hear a lot about the vintage skills of growing our own food, home preservation, re-purposing, being less wasteful and home-cooked meals.but there is so much more that goes right along with all that. While we are busy practicing those old-fashion skills, we’ve also been busy practicing some old-fashion values!
Spring is one of the busiest times around here. We usually try to get an extra project done during this time – the bugs aren’t out yet and there isn’t a huge amount of garden work to do. Once the garden kicks into gear, we will NOT have time for anything other than garden and garlic farm […]
Do you need to reseed the bare spots in your lawn? Have you got an area that’s been cleared, levelled and now needs to be planted in grass? Think about planting clover instead of grass seed. Clover always looks nice and lush and you don’t need to mow it as often. Heck, if you plant white […]
What I wish I knew before I started homesteading definitely isn’t all cute and sweet, but it is all worth it and I wouldn’t change it for the world. In fact, it’s one of the hardest things I have ever done in my lifetime, but it is also extremely rewarding and provides so much peace […]
God has a way of helping you put things in perspective and He has a way of teaching you some invaluable lessons along the way. I’ve always prided myself on planning things out and having a routine to get me through.
How we preserve our food while living off grid without a fridge.