The first year on a new homestead can be very overwhelming. What do you do first? What’s the most important? We want everything accomplished as quickly as possible, but we also know it’s impossible. Take the guess work and frustration out of trying to decide what plants to put in the garden first. We’ve done […]
We all have years that are more intense than others. Having just had another baby, this is one of those years for us. And while many may choose to skip having a garden during a crazy year, we’re still growing one–a large one. The trick is to adapt it to meet the needs of your […]
One of the biggest hurdles some people face when it comes to homesteading is time. They don’t have enough of it to spare, they don’t know how much it will take and they are unsure how to manage it in a way that will allow them to engage in a homesteading lifestyle. On today’s podcast […]
There is so much to to get done on a homestead, big or small — weeds to pull, animals to feed, harvests to process, wood to split… the list goes on and on! So how do you make time for it all? Check out how we manage our time on the Woodford Homestead, and enjoy […]
It’s hard to believe we’re halfway through the garden season already! Here are some ideas for prioritizing everything that needs to be done in the garden in July.
For busy homesteaders, finding time to spring clean can be challenging. During this interview with Mitzi Weinman of TimeFinder, Mitzi gives us some great tips to get it done. Mitzi is an author, speaker and expert on time management and organization.