Okay, I’m going to say it. Ego is a problem in some homesteading and prepping communities and it needs to stop.
Online communities are great, but we need to remember the importance of in person, local communities. Let’s bring them back!
Honest talk about growing and raising your own food, as well as a caution to the homesteading community about pride.
“They’re all gonna laugh at you.” “You don’t know what you’re doing.” “You’re just a hack.” I used to be afraid of people saying this when I first started out. And believe me, I definitely hear these things. But when I hear them now, it bothers me for a totally different reason.
123: RAQ #9 – self reliant “enough”, homeschooling, homesteading books, frozen eggs, self-publishing
Today I answer your questions about: being self-reliant enough, hard times in homeschooling, favorite non-fiction homesteading books, frozen eggs in the winter, and self-publishing.
120: RAQ #8 – who should cook dinner, the future, death on the homestead, competitive frugal living, and buying baby chicks
Today I answer your questions about who should cook dinner, a teen worried about the future, death on the homestead, competition in frugal living, and buying baby chicks.