Articles in The Homestead Life
I have a confession to make…
Sleep deprived and brain dead… it may be a couple of months before I’m worth anything again!
Though I was uneasy with the men being here, I am glad to know more about this land we live on. And now I have a great story about the old home site to pass on to my kids!
His first John Deere tractor.
I’ve tried them all: snap traps, sticky pads, rat poison, electronic devices, and even cats… none of them work with any comparison to this flawless mouse catcher!
I am so glad the day finally came… You know, the whole DTV switch day.
“What a beautiful, peaceful day it is today! The sun is out, a nice breeze is blowing, and there’s nothing more to do than enjoy the day…”
“In my neighborhood in California, if you hear gun shots you drop what you’re doing and hit the deck! You run for cover… you call 9-1-1! And I’m sure that would be the case in most places in America. But out here in the country, no, no, it’s a very different story.”
Last year we bought a horribly trashed foreclosure, and fixed it up over an 8 month period. Here are some “Before” and “After” pictures of the remodel.
Gotta love FREE stuff!
I finally got my new clothesline up! And it was super cheap to do too!
The kids were so excited that it finally snowed!!
“It really was quite a humorous scene. Two city kids, trying to figure out how to skin and cook a rabbit.”