Avoiding the crowds and the city lights, enjoying an abundance of peace and quiet, being closer to nature, and developing closer relationships with the few nearby neighbors you do have is part of the warp and woof of rural living. But another aspect of living in the country is the need to be constantly prepared […]
Maybe you are thinking of changing your surroundings. Many people seek a more rural lifestyle. Perhaps you've already made that change. Either way, our goal in homesteading today is to enable you to learn about and pursue a more sustainable existence. Whether you're from the city or suburbs, we'll help you along the way on your homesteading journey.
Learn along with us as we share tips, ideas, and stories of real people making their homesteading dreams come true. We offer firsthand experience about homesteading, livestock, sustainability, prepping, survival, renewable energy, gardening, and personal finance.
We are an extended family that dreamed for many years of living a more outdoor-oriented, simpler and quieter lifestyle. Several years ago, we bought an old homestead farm we now call home. Three generations work and play together, learning to be more self-sufficient, developing a more sustainable lifestyle. We consider ourselves true homesteaders.
Our goal is to encourage others who are transitioning to a rural existence or who are already homesteading.
Whether you are beginning a homesteading lifestyle or have been practicing it for decades, there may be financial advantages through couponing that you are missing out on. While sustainable living is based on the concept of growing and making your own food and goods, there will still be times where it is necessary to purchase […]
Read this if you are working toward moving from city or suburbs to rural living. We will help you get from city to farm or ranch. How to Get From City to Farm or Ranch Getting There –Step 1–Answer the question: Where do you see you and your family living in five years? Every day, Internet […]
Homestead House Plans and Designs ~ It is wonderful to experience life on a homestead. You live life so much closer to nature in a healthier and natural way. The happiness indexes are of the charts for people who make the initially difficult choice of homesteading. The reason for this choice can be many. Some […]
The world is changing at a rapid pace, and despite many advancements in the fields of science and technology, it appears that life is getting to be rather an expensive affair. Homesteading for beginners aims to serve as part of a solution toward becoming more self-sustainable and less dependent on the external world, i.e. grocery […]
All About Homestead Legal Forms ~ Homesteading has been around for a really long time and its use has gone from meaning a free land program by the US government to living self sufficiently off the land. Leading a homestead lifestyle requires a serious commitment on the individual’s part which may include a sizable investment […]