145: Get started with raising turkeys

145: Get started with raising turkeys

Do you want to get started raising turkeys? Here are answers to some common questions you might have.

144: Assumptions – What Do You REALLY Know?

144: Assumptions – What Do You REALLY Know?

We tend to think of other people in terms of ourselves, and assumptions made about others through that filter can get us in to trouble.

143: Normal life in the real world

143: Normal life in the real world

Whether you’ve just entered the world of adulting or have spent many years in it, this is a great reminder about normal life in the real world.

142: Nature vs. Nurture… as adults

142: Nature vs. Nurture… as adults

In the nature vs. nurture debate, what matters more, and how does it affect us as adults? Here are my thoughts.

140: What is the right work for you?

140: What is the right work for you?

You’re a hard worker. How do you know if your hard work is worth it, and (big question) should you turn the thing you love into a job?

139: Starting Seeds – 11 Things I’ve Learned

139: Starting Seeds – 11 Things I’ve Learned

I am not an expert at gardening, nor do I know everything about how to start seeds. But I will share with you 11 things I have learned about starting seeds while we’ve been here at the homestead. Hopefully some of these tips will be 

138: “Your Homeschooled Kids Will Never Get Into College”

138: “Your Homeschooled Kids Will Never Get Into College”

This isn’t a “hey, homeschooled kids are so smart!” article. This asks a question about the pedestal we’ve stuck college up on, which became more obvious to my kids when they got to college.

137: Supporting you… or your cause?

137: Supporting you… or your cause?

Is that person really there to support you and have a genuine relationship with you… or are they just collecting more hands and feet for their cause?

136: My biggest fear as a homesteader content creator

136: My biggest fear as a homesteader content creator

“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.

135: Learn to look up from your weather app: a metaphor

135: Learn to look up from your weather app: a metaphor

There is nothing wrong with having a tool to help keep you informed, but what happens when that tool is often wrong, or is used to get you all worked up?