What it means to have a homestead

What it means to have a homestead

The beginning of homesteading Years ago, we moved to a city in North Carolina called Asheville. If you’ve never been, it’s a city with a reputation of being populated mostly by hippies. People are definitely more in tune with natural...

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Stop Recycling NOW!

Stop Recycling NOW!

…and there was recycling About seven years ago, we moved out to the country, and for the first time in our lives, we had to start paying for trash pick up. And we start recycling… For a while, we would just bag up our trash for a week...

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Walmart No More

Walmart No More

When bad habits are formed… Over time, we all start developing patterns in life that we follow simply because they feel comfortable. We follow these patterns even though we don’t always remember why we made the choices that led to them in...

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Get into Free-Range Crafting Now!

Get into Free-Range Crafting Now!

Free-range Crafting is a time without cause Sometimes we do crafts and there’s an expected outcome. That is what happens with free-range crafting. We make masks, paint pots, put googly eyes on paper plates, and smile with our kids as these...

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Prairie Style Sourdough Starter

Prairie Style Sourdough Starter

Making a Sourdough Starter is so simple! We have this great book that breaks down many of the prairie activities throughout the Little House series. I love it and can’t wait to try lots of them with the girls over the years. Today I decided...

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