bartering

Learn Bartering for Your Homsteading Success If you’re planning to become self-sufficient, bartering is a key skill that can help you along the way. Not only is bartering fun but it also helps you live off the grid, stop being reliant on money, acquire things you need and much more. In this article I’m going…

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winter

Preparing for For Winter If you’re homesteading in any capacity, winter is something you need to take seriously. The change in climate can affect any animals you’re rearing, any crops you’re growing, the heating of your home and much more. That’s why in this article I’m going to be explaining how to properly prepare for…

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Benefits Of Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets and Homesteading Whether you’re just getting started with homesteading or have been homesteading for years, farmers markets have numerous benefits. Not only do they help support your local farming community but they also give you access to healthy, natural foods that you may find difficult to grow yourself and much more. In this…

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oregano

How to Grow Herbs At Home One of the best ways to gently transition into the homesteading lifestyle is to start growing some herbs at home. Doing this teaches you basic gardening skills without requiring a huge time commitment on your part. In this article I’m going to be highlighting five herbs you can easily grow…

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Chicken Coop

Building a Chicken Coop Building a chicken coop for raising chickens in your backyard is a great way to get started rearing animals and providing your own food. Not only do chickens supply you with a plentiful amount of tasty eggs but they also teach you some important skills which you can then use if…

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carrots growing

How to Grow Vegetables At Home If you want to get started with homesteading, becoming self-sufficient and being able to grow all the vegetables you need is an essential skill. However, some vegetables are much easier to grow than others and for the best results, it’s good to start off with something simple. That’s why…

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Homesteading eggs

Ready to Get Started Homesteading?   Homesteading is a positive lifestyle choice with lots of benefits. However, if you decide to embark on this journey towards self-sufficiency, there are a number of things you need to consider before getting started. In this article, I’m going to ask you some of the key questions you need…

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