The Best Year Ever For Your Homestead

What can another year to the homesteader mean? Are you going to do the same things you’ve always done or are you going to make this next year the best year you’ve ever had for your homestead?

Pain Can Change Your Plans

One of my favorite quotes of all time is from boxing champ Mike Tyson, when he was being questioned about his thoughts on his opponents plans about how he was going to fight him, Tyson said “Everybody has a plan until they get hit in the mouth.” Today I start my vacation from “the job” […]

Christmas Art, Christmas Crafts and Re-Reading Great Books

Christmas Art Tis the year my wife (Mary) became artistic. It was never her thing before but for some reason this year she found out she loves to paint pictures. Last night she painted a Charlie Brown Christmas Tree and it came out really good. I’m guessing our house will be filled with all kinds […]

Raising Rabbits: Colony or Cages?

Today is Day 20 of our 30 days of homesteading Q&A on the podcast where we are answering your questions about homesteading by featuring one question per episode and providing an in depth answer for 30 episodes.     Today’s question is “I’m going to start raising rabbits for meat but i’m trying to decide if I […]

The Inspiring Side Of Urban Homesteading

Recently I have been checking out a few websites of folks making a difference in the world through urban homesteading. One of the things I find inspiring about these folks is the community involvement that seems to take place and the positive change their urban homesteading endeavors seem to have throughout that community. Here are […]

The Sprouted Pitchfork, Book Giveaway and Greenhouse Kits

  The Sprouted Pitchfork . Found another good podcast a couple days ago that just got started a few months back, it’s called “The Sprouted Pitchfork” and I like it. It is hosted by Dustin Ogden and he has a casual interview style with his guests and is a pretty entertaining guy. It’s one I […]