Do you want to add chickens to your homestead this year? Get prepared by reading up on chicken keeping basics. They are such easy animals to own and act like the gateway into homesteading. Grab yourself a chicken and let’s go.[Read more…] about Chicken Keeping Basics
Do you plan on incubating chicken eggs this spring? It is one of the best parts of homesteading. New life and tiny fluffy chicks are exciting for the whole family. Plus it is a good science lesson for the kids.[Read more…] about Incubating Chicken Eggs
What is modern homesteading? I’m sure you’ve heard about it or at least seen some pretty pictures on Instagram. But this is a deeper dive. What does it mean to be a modern homesteader? What makes you a “real” homesteader? It’s simpler than backyard chickens or wearing an apron.[Read more…] about What is Modern Homesteading?
Why would anybody want to homestead? It looks like a lot of hard work. Well, it is, but all of that hard work is worth it. I have made a list of 9 reasons you should homestead. If homesteading is something that has crossed your mind or if you are already in the thick of it and need a little motivation, keep reading![Read more…] about 9 Reasons You Should Homestead
The Amish have this homesteading thing figured out! And they do it all without electricity or Amazon. We should pay attention because we might learn a few homesteading lessons from the Amish.[Read more…] about Homesteading Lessons from the Amish