The Key To Homesteading Success is Closer Than You Think
When we think of homesteading, our thoughts often turn to chickens, pigs and huge gardens full of vegetables. But there is one main ingredient that is always overlooked. The most productive and important things on the homestead are the people. Your homestead is always limited by how much work you and your family is willing and able to do. Homesteading can be a test of a marriage, or your relationship with your children. Long days of hard work can end in yelling and screaming, or with the whole family enjoying each others company on the back porch. Learning to say thank you and listen to others ideas is just as important as learning to butcher a chicken. The homestead is always a work in progress, and so are we. We have been blessed with two boys, Gary and Lucas.
The boys grew with the homestead. When they were little, they…
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