Five Myths About Backyard Farming That Need to Stop

Five Myths About Backyard Farming That Need to Stop

We are setting the record straight on backyard farming!  Have you been falling for any of these myths? 1. You have to be a crunchy, tree-hugging hippie to be a backyard farmer Some people who are “crunchy” choose to grow their own food. In the same manner, some people...
How to Use Our Urban Homestead Management Binder

How to Use Our Urban Homestead Management Binder

Living sustainably is enough of a chore without trying to figure out the bookkeeping side of it all! And I wanted to make that easier for you. Over the last year, I have been dreaming and thinking about the best way to organize and track all of our homestead-related...
Will Homesteading Save Me Money

Will Homesteading Save Me Money

Yes. And no. But mostly yes. I’m a financial-minded person. One of the first things I investigate when making a decision is if there is a financial pay-off in it. Homesteading was no different. When we started this journey, we were still in the process of paying off a...
Raising Backyard Ducks: 5 Things No One Told Us

Raising Backyard Ducks: 5 Things No One Told Us

We have been proud first-time duck parents for just about 3 weeks now. After lots of research, we decided to go for it and raise our own backyard ducklings. I am very thankful that we took the time to research our decision well because we couldn’t be more pleased with...