One of the biggest hurdles to becoming more self-sufficient and raising more food is finding the time to DO IT! Improving your time management skills can help you grow more food, have a more prosperous garden, and become a better homesteader. We all have the same amount of hours in our days. And we can […]
We have learned that living simple really isn’t simple at all. It took some time for us to learn how to start living a simple life, slow down and find ways to simplify our life. We had to dig deep and figure out what was important to us. It took changing our mindset on how […]
When you’re living a modern life, a lot of the old traditions which people used to live by have started to make less and less sense. In times dominated by fear, strife, and general, suffering, it’s easy for people to rely on these parts of life to provide some balance. Of course, though, you might […]
Homesteading isn’t easy, and in all honesty, there are loads of different things that can go wrong. However, there are a couple of issues that are major barriers for just about everyone who wants to be a homesteader, no matter what size their homestead is. Most of us wouldn’t mind a bit more money, but […]
I’ve always loved my broom much more than my vacuum cleaner. For a while, I even got rid of our vacuum cleaner and rugs because I hated vacuuming so much! Luckily we have hardwood floors. My broom has it’s own special hook in the kitchen. Plus, it’s a hand-made broom with a carved and polished […]
My homesteading journey has taught me values and ethics like no other journey could possibly do. I am thankful for my experiences and a love of life that I have now.