Homesteading

The Story Of The Christmas Sheep

The Story of The Christmas Sheep

Sheep are one of the most common and popular livestock in the Christmas Story. You see them in every manger scene, the Shepherd was guiding his flock by night. From the first book in the bible to the last, sheep are mentioned. The the Christmas Sheep blessed our family last year and this is our…

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Raising Geese: Modern Guide to Keeping Geese Book Review & Giveaway!

A Homesteaders Guide To Raising Geese- Book Review & Giveaway

Do you have a funny Geese story? Chances are you, or someone you know, has a story involving a goose and I’m willing to bet it involves being chased. While geese may not be the first animal you think of when adding livestock to your homestead, they really should be. Geese are an amazing multi-functional…

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Homestead Funerals- How to Save On Funeral Cost

Homestead Funerals- How To Save On Funeral Cost

This is one of those taboo subjects that no one likes to talk about but sooner or later everyone will have to deal with it. Deaths, Funerals, and Burials. Whether you are planning for the future or have lost a loved one, you should read this article. I will share how to save on funeral…

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Everything You Want To Know About Preparing For A Hurricane

Everything You Want To Know About Preparing For A Hurricane

Everything You Want To Know About Preparing For A Hurricane Living on the coast, in the South you can be sure of three things Southern Hospitality Humidity Hurricanes Typically Hurricane Season here is from June 1st to November 30th. Although, Mother Nature doesn’t let anyone tell her when she can and when she can’t send…

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How To Homestead In A RV Or Camper

How to Homestead in a RV or Camper

  Are you one of the growing population whose simple life means a life on wheels? Thousands of retirees (and families) are selling the farm (literally) and taking their homestead to go. If you desire the freedom that RV life has to offer but still want to Homestead, just follow my tips on How to…

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10 Reasons Why New Homesteaders Fail- Plus tips to help you succeed

10 Reasons Why New Homesteaders Fail & Tips To Help You Succeed

  “Since 1950, the number of people employed in agriculture has plummeted in all industrial nations, in some regions by more than 80 percent. Look at the numbers, and you might think farmers are being singled out by some kind of virus” Are you among the growing number of people who would like to leave…

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Homemade “Maple” Syrup- Without A Maple Tree!

Homemade Maple Syrup- without a maple tree!

Homemade “Maple” Syrup- without a maple tree Several years ago I was reading a farming magazine when I came across a recipe for Corn Cob Syrup- a maple syrup knockoff made from corn cobs. The article had attached quotes saying “my grandfather swears this is better than maple syrup” and ” unless I told you,…

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It’s More Than Just Chickens- Fighting For My Rights

It's More Than Just Chickens- Fighting For Our Rights

  It’s More Than Just Chickens – It’s about feeding my family People across the country are fighting for the right to provide for their families with gardens and small backyard livestock. My family is one of those affected, and the new laws are taking the food off my children’s plates. This is our story.

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