Can Homesteading Be Profitable?

Can Homesteading Be Profitable

In a recent survey, only 19 percent of Americans felt that they earned enough money to lead a good life.  One of the easiest ways to bring in more money is to take up homesteading and it will also help…

Top 10 Best Homesteading Books For 2022

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Over 50 millions Americans are involved in some form of homesteading this year. Even more would like to join them, if they just knew how. That’s where our top picks for the very best homesteading books come in! If you…

What Is Homesteading? Putting You And Your Family First

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Millions of Americans are involved in homesteading and it’s become a subject of increasing interest for millions more. But exactly, what is homesteading?  Well, it’s more than that which is defined in the Homestead Act, that’s for sure. Our guide…

A Short History Of Tiny Homes

The tiny home has become a big part of the sustainable living movement and it can often seem that these homes are a modern invention. In fact, the tiny home is much older than that! When you choose to live…

What is Green Woodworking?

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Green woodworking is not a clever name for “environmentally friendly woodwork”.  Instead, it refers to an ancient practice of woodworking which just so happens to be more eco-friendly than many modern practices.  This is what you need to know.  What…

Guide To Wild Mushrooms

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There are thousands of wild mushroom species in America but you can’t eat them all. Sadly, many mushroom species are too fibrous to chew easily or too small to be worth foraging for.  However, this still leaves hundreds of potentially…

Pros & Cons of Reclaimed Wood

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There’s a lot of upside to using reclaimed wood. It’s eco-friendly and it’s usually beautiful. But there are also some things you need to consider before opting for reclaimed wood. So, let’s take a look at the pros and cons…