Okay, I think I’m just going to lead with the headline: “We’re Going to Alaska.” This isn’t a joke. Kay, the kids, and I are going to Alaska this summer. To understand why, let’s rewind back to last summer when we announced that we were going to build an off-grid home on a property called […]
We are SELLING MINI JERSEYS
We have decided to downsize our mini jersey herd! Are you interested in buying a cow from us? CLICK HERE to learn more…
3 DEADLY Problems 90% Of Goat Owners Face. FIX THEM.
90% of goat owners report having a goat die, for a reason other than old age. That means most of us who own goats are going to experience some really heartbreaking death at some point in our goat journey. The sad truth is, although they’re super cute, they can be really hard to keep alive. […]
BEST and WORST food to Grow for SELF SUFFICIENCY
There are 3 Things you need to grow on your homestead if you want to be more Self Sufficient, and a few other things you should NOT Grow.. why? I’m guessing you are not a full time farmer. Your growing time is limited. SO instead of trying to grow everything, focus on growing the most […]
The Truth about Self Sufficiency – How much FOOD do Homesteaders Really Grow?
So… you want to stop shopping at the grocery store? You want to be more self-sufficient? Yep. us too. However, in today’s world, achieving this goal is far from easy. We don’t live in Pioneer times anymore, there’s no Homestead Act which gets us free land, we have insurance and taxes to pay, not to […]
They Built A *surprisingly* beautiful HOUSE of Used TIRES.. SHOULD YOU?
The average new home today costs somewhere between $200,000 and $400,000 to build. What if there was a better way…? What if you could build your house out of materials that people were throwing away? Free materials, and a building method that was DIY friendly… This is exactly why Annie and Jay built themselves an Earthship. […]