Spring is always busy on the Homestead and some years it is busier than others. Heck some weeks are busier … More
Chances are if you ask twenty homesteading families what the parameters are to be termed “homesteading” you get twenty slightly different answers. You need to develop your own answer to this. To me, homesteading is to make your home as self-sustaining as you choose, incorporating your land and your skills to be less reliant on others and stores. This will look different between you and I or myself and my friends. That’s OK. There is no “right” answer although there might be a lot of “wrong” ones. Your “right” answer is what works for you at any given time.
MudSeason on the homestead is a season without time. It’s also time without a season, and a time between. That … More
It’s funny how seasons bring us rushes and lulls. We finished the maple tapping last week (I chose not to … More
Spend any time in parenting groups online and you’ll find memes about cleaning the kitchen and getting lost in the … More
We’re going to bite the bullet this year and not just restock our layers but buy some meat chickens to … More