Why YOUR Child Should Participate in Extra-Curricular Activities

The other day, one of the agricultural “Mom” groups I am in had an in-depth discussion regarding extracurricular activities for your children. Through the discussion, it was upsetting to see that most parents said they would not allow their children to partake in extracurricular activities because the family was “too busy”. Finding a Balance Often…

Farmers Market Manners, What You Need to Know

[wd_hustle id=”friends-and-family-newsletter”] Did you know that farmers markets have their own “code of conduct”? Markets are an energizing, unique environment that the vendors and buyers both love and enjoy. However, sometimes people can mistake a vendor’s actions, or not think something through before doing it. In an effort to keep vendors and shoppers happy, here…

How to Update Your Farmhouse WITHOUT Sacrificing Functionality!

Homesteading is a constant struggle to balance your time and energy. While some things may be able to be postponed, the animals will always need to be fed and gardens will always need tending. Due to these immediate and constant needs, it is important to ensure that your home as low maintenance and practical as…

Father’s Day Gift Ideas for Homesteaders!

Dear ol Dad. He is the man that has it all. With Father’s Day fast approaching, there is a lot of pressure to find the perfect gift for Dad. If your Dad is a homesteader, this complicates the search for the perfect gift even more. Here’s a tip, Dad doesn’t want another tie, or a romper, he…