Dirty Little Homestead Secrets

Life on the off-grid homestead isn’t squeaky clean!  In fact, there are lots of dirty little secrets that most bloggers and web sites don’t talk about.  I’m going to bare it all for you because I want you to know Continue Reading

Combat Red, Dry Skin

Combat dry, red skin with these essential oils from Rocky Mountain Oils. Use the Avocado Carrier Oil shown in the graphic below to get an extra boost of relief. Click the graphic below for a free download and to find Continue Reading

Give Yourself An Energy Bost

Seems like when we’re not trying to reduce stress we’re looking for ways to boost our energy.  Check out these great energy boosters and let us know what you think. Click on the image below to find links to each Continue Reading

Stress and Anxiety Relief

We’re working on putting together a series of guides to help you navigate when ordering your Rocky Mountain Oil.  We hope you find these guides helpful.  Please don’t hesitate to ask us for information if you’re searching for something specific. Continue Reading

Making the Move, Part 3

On Monday we talked about what lead us to this lifestyle.  Yesterday, we showed you how we made tiny house living work for our family of three.  Today, we’re going to talk about what so many people really want to Continue Reading

Making the Move, Part 2

In yesterday’s post, Making the Move, Part 1, we talked about what led us to this lifestyle.  Today, we’re going to show you how we made tiny living work for our family of 3 (plus 2 cats and a dog) Continue Reading

Making the Move, Part 1

I’ve had many people ask me why we live like this and what was the deciding factor for us.  In this post, we’ll discuss this and our transition from 9-5 rat racers to modern-day homesteaders. Both my husband and I Continue Reading

What are you willing to sacrifice?

We’ve been living life a little different than most for a long time now.  Last year, we met a wonderful family who desperately wanted to get out of the rat race.  With 4 at home who are homeschooled, the father Continue Reading

Homemaking the Homesteaders Way

So, you want to homestead or live off-grid but you’re not sure what you’ll need?  Here I am to help you discover the necessities of homemaking the homesteaders’ way.  You will notice after reading this list that nothing on here Continue Reading

Banana Granola

One thing about homesteading or off-grid living is making use of everything you have. We never want anything to go to waste so this means getting creative with recipes. The other day, I happened to look at our bananas and Continue Reading