What’s Stopping You? Top 10 Homesteading Myths

What does it take to be a homesteader? People entertain the idea of homesteading because they have the desire to reduce their global footprint and/or to live a simpler, healthier lifestyle.  What it takes is that initial desire, the willingness to learn, and possibly some investment in initial supplies. All doable and easily achievable, so […]

Have an Eco-Friendly Vacation with these Travel-Friendly Organic Essentials

Eco-friendliness is more of a lifestyle for me than anything, so whether I’m at home or away, I try to keep up with the same habits. It’s not as easy when you don’t know how things work in a particular place, but I’ve found that with a few questions, I can take my sustainable lifestyle […]

Rural Mom Farm Fresh Picks for March

March is a fabulous month to start your Spring garden seedlings, and depending upon where you live, enjoy the first blooms of Spring.  If you are a sustainable chick, it’s also time to catch up on what’s new and innovative in the farm to table movement with our Rural Mom Farm Fresh Picks for March… read on! This month […]

Beekeeping Advice for Beginners

Are you interested in beekeeping?  As the need to protect our bee population increases, this is something our family is researching to learn the basics and decide the best way to establish hives on our farm.  If like us, you have questions on how to begin, read on!  We reached out to Kim Lehman, author of Beekeeper’s […]