Homestead Burnout: What Is It and Why Might You Get It?

Homestead Burnout: What Is It and Why Might You Get It? Oh, the homestead burnout. Often us homesteader bloggers make life seem so perfect. Our instagrams are filled beautiful pictures of lucious gardens, our published posts give the idea we know everything already, and it can be quite discouraging. When I started this blog, I…

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Simple Homestead Blog Hop #178

Welcome to the Simple Homestead Blog Hop #178!  We’re over halfway through October…it’s almost unbelievable! My Fall gardens have sprouted and my experiemental watermelon is doing great, also! Let’s get on to this weeks hop! About the Hop The Simple Homestead Blog Hop runs from Thursday morning to Sunday evening, so spread the word and…

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Livestock: When’s the right time for a new addition?

Livestock: When’s the right time for a new addition? I sometimes read of homesteaders/farmers coming home with animals every week. Some of them seem like they might just actually be addicted to buying chickens! Personally, I have an amazing amount of self-control when it comes to adding livestock to my homestead. This may mostly be…

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Egg Production and Why it Changes (Plus Tips for a Smooth Transition!)

Egg Production and Why it Changes (Plus Tips for a Smooth Transition!) As I’m sitting in my dining room writing this and scheduling out my days for the week, I’ve remembered that my ladies egg production has dropped. If you’re new to raising chickens, this could be something frustrating or even scary! I can’t tell…

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Simple Homestead Blog Hop #176

Welcome to the Simple Homestead Blog Hop #176!  The Simple Homestead Blog Hop runs from Thursday morning to Sunday evening, so spread the word and spread the love. Share your best material and check out someone else’s best material, too (maybe leave a comment letting them know you found them here at the hop!). Be…

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Gifts for the Gardener: Happy Homesteading Holidays

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Simple Homestead Blog Hop #175

Welcome to the Simple Homestead Blog Hop! Welcome to the Simple Homestead Blog Hop #175!  The Simple Homestead Blog Hop runs from Thursday morning to Sunday evening, so spread the word and spread the love. Share your best material and check out someone else’s best material, too (maybe leave a comment letting them know you…

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