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How to REALLY Make Money Homesteading

How to REALLY Make Money Homesteading

Can you make money homesteading? Absolutely! There are lots of ways to create sustainable sources of income from your homestead if you want to. Some homesteaders simply enjoy the lifestyle and choose not to use it as a financial means. That’s great too. Here at […]

Camping Scavenger Hunt Riddles

Camping Scavenger Hunt Riddles

Camping is a favorite childhood memory. Getting away from day-to-day responsibilities, exploring nature, and enjoying time together is what camping is all about. We are looking forward to taking Sadler on his first camping trip this summer with many more to follow. Keep kids of […]

22 Homesteading Bloggers Share Why They Choose to Homestead

22 Homesteading Bloggers Share Why They Choose to Homestead

A homestead is a house and the land surrounding it. The term homesteading is often associated with living off the land by growing and preserving your own food and creating sustainability off the grid. Homestead bloggers use their corners of the internet to provide information […]

Homesteading and Homemaking Link-Up May 8, 2018

Homesteading and Homemaking Link-Up May 8, 2018

You all linked up some fantastic homesteading and homemaking posts last week! They are all pinned on Pinterest (because they were that good), and hopefully you met some new bloggers too. I know I did!  Thanks for helping this link-up party gain some traction. Isn’t […]

Moisturizing Essential Oil Pink Grapefruit Soap

Moisturizing Essential Oil Pink Grapefruit Soap

How stinking cute are these soaps?! They are super hydrating for your skin and smell wonderful too. I had never tried making soap before and didn’t know what it entailed, so I called in an expert friend on this one. We spent an afternoon creating […]

Dresser Makeover in Kelly Green

Dresser Makeover in Kelly Green

Disclosure: This dresser makeover post is sponsored by D. Lawless Hardware. All thoughts and opinions are my own. We are slowly but surely filling our small, temporary home with cheerful color after living in a RV for two years. Our latest project is another dresser […]

My CRPS Story

My CRPS Story

November is CRPS awareness month, and, after five years, Dave is ready to share his story with the life-changing disease. “Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, CRPS, formerly known as RSD (Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy), is a progressive disease of the Autonomic Nervous System, and more specifically, the […]

Child Passenger Safety Week

Child Passenger Safety Week

Ensuring child passenger safety is SO important. When our RV was totaled, thank goodness the baby was safely strapped into his car seat. The seat (we had this travel system) was appropriate for his weight, height and age, and the installation was checked by a […]

Happiest Camper Homestead

Happiest Camper Homestead

It has been four months since we totaled our RV and settled in southwestern Virginia.  The house is (mostly) furnished, and we are no longer going to the store every day to replace missing items.  We are moving out of survival mode and beginning to […]

How To Install RV Flooring

How To Install RV Flooring

Here’s the final tutorial about our RV that was totaled a week after we finished renovations, and it’s all about flooring.  We will cover how to remove the previous carpet and linoleum, choosing the right flooring for a RV, preparing to install flooring (especially when […]