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Five At-Home Jobs So You Can Ditch the Cubicle Wall Lifestyle

Many of you have asked me how I made the move from corporate to country. How in the world can a family of four survive on one income? I’ll be honest, it’s not easy. BUT, there are other ways to earn an income without having to go to a 9 to 5 job. There are […]

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My “No Poo” Experience

Okay. Alright. I am totally putting myself out there for this one. The picture alone tells so much about me and this story. Yikes!  For my 2015 homesteading goals, I decided to go all in; to really take what I know about homesteading and actually practice it. My family and I started this new way […]

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4 Easy Ways to Reduce Waste on Your Homestead

Reducing waste is one of those “feel good” things people like to do. On our homestead, reducing waste is a way of life. We have a profound relationship with the earth and try to not hurt it with our carbon footprints. I have always been this type of person. I remember planting trees every year, as […]

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Our Very Homemade Holiday

As homesteaders, we have been striving to use our hands and creative minds to make, remake, recycle and up-cycle anything we possibly can. For example, I have been saving old food cans to collect bacon grease and such. Then I turn the cans, full of fat, into bird feeders. Old jelly jars are great for my […]

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10 Resolutions for a Great New Year and Life

I always love the New Year celebrations and the joy people begin to have in their hearts solely because they feel they have a chance at starting over. The change from one year to the next offers everyone new beginnings like turning a page in our life books.  Even though the year has a new […]

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