Old Fashioned and Modern tips to keep your bed warm!Read more
How We Garden—Preparing Terrace Gardens These last few weeks we’ve really caught Spring Fever! Mini daffodils in our flower bed along the driveway Daffodils, Crocuses, Tiny green shoots poking up, And even the green briars twisting around on the hills, All of these and more signal the arrival of that glorious time of the year…Read more
Bed Wetting in Kids–Won’t they just outgrow it? I wanted to share a few stories and some resources today that are a bit different from my normal blog content. I’m talking about bed wetting. I just thought that if what I share can be of use to ANYONE out there, I’ll be grateful. This post…Read more
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A day in the life—it’s good to stay home! As long as there are no bears.Read more
If you have a loved one who suffers from Lewy Body Dementia or any other form of cognitive decline, you will want to be selective in what to give as gifts. Suggestions for your loved one or friend listed here.Read more
It’s cold outside!
What vegan foods can you pack into a lunchbox to keep your hard workers warm and toasty?
Read more to find out what we pack into our vegan lunches!
Dusting off the old recipe file box and sharing an oldie but goodie! My grandma’s Mock Chicken loaf! Not sure what that is? You’ve come to the right place!Read more
Three Years Off Grid—The Good, The Bad, The Ugly…and the Blessings? What have we learned in our three + years off grid? What would we do differently if we could do it over again? Should YOU live in your camper while building or setting up your off grid homestead? We will discuss a few lessons…Read more
I awoke at 5, feeling something warm in my bed. I had no idea this day would change our lives forever!Read more
If you’ve ever made a charcoal poultice, you know it can be a messy process!
Here is a great way to make a neat and clean (and easy) charcoal poultice as a maturely remedy!
Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! Spring is just around the corner! You can feel it in the air! Just last week I heard the Spring Peepers–a sure sign that warmer days are coming! I hope you can get outside to enjoy the lovely weather this week! And see if you can spot a singing…Read more
Need Gift Ideas for an Off Grid Teen? Ah…teens! Do you feel stumped when you see a teen whose family lives off grid? Do you wonder what he thinks about this life and how you can give him something that he’ll use! It’s common. And there is no answer that will cover every teen. My…Read more
What do you give an Off Grid Woman? Sometime or other, if you’re a homesteader, or know someone who is, you might wonder what in the world would a lady wound want who is one of those crazy Off-gridders. An off grid woman is sometimes a mystery to others. Am I right? First of all,…Read more
The Wood Stove Project Yep—We heat with Wood! I need to stop saying how busy Life is—but it is what it is, and Life does seem jam—packed these days! So…every step made in the cabin is a step in the right direction! A Wood Stove is a real blessing! We are making little steps on…Read more