Are you trying to choose between building a tiny house or a small house for your homestead? You know you don’t want the expense, upkeep, and materialism that comes with having a BIG house, but should you build a tiny house? Take a look at exactly why we chose to go smaller but NOT tiny […]
Don’t we all just want to live off the land? Our family sure does! Building a tiny cabin in the woods and creating our homestead is something we work towards every day. Here is our ‘How To’ build a tiny house, go off the grid and live off the land!
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?
Heard of tiny houses but want to know more? Here’s a handy, dandy list of blogs that educate about tiny house living.
Stephanie, one of our writers here at MomPrepares, started her married life in a large house with three bathrooms. She felt like her possessions and what she had to maintain was controlling her instead of her managing it. After a brutal loss – and five kids later – her family of seven lives in 700 […]
John and Kelli of The Sustainable Couple live on an urban homestead in Eastern Iowa for most of the year. However, John’s work requires a lot of travel in the United States, so they bought a fifth-wheel camper and live in that about 6 months out of the year. Read about what ‘sustainability’ means for […]