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No Need For Money

March 4, 2009 Kendra 9

“The more time I spend with Addy and her family, the more I learn about generosity and the freedom that comes from the lack of need for money.”

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Cooking With Cast Iron

March 3, 2009 Kendra 4

“I recently decided that it’s time for me to start collecting cast iron cookware…to my luck my Mother-in-Law happened to have some extra pans stored in her basement that she was kind enough to let me have. So, now that I had the stuff I wasn’t sure exactly what to do with it. I was a little intimidated trying out the frying pans, as they were not seasoned and I had no idea how to go about seasoning them.”

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My First Garden

February 2, 2009 Kendra 13

“I am so excited! I have begun to plan for my very first garden. After asking my homesteading friends a bunch of questions, and doing lots of reading online and in my books, I am ready to jump into the game and see how I do.”

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Some Good Gardening Tips

January 22, 2009 Kendra 2

“I explained that I wanted to start a garden, but I didn’t know where to even begin. All I had was a big yard, ready and waiting. They both told me that really I should have had it “turned over” by now, meaning tilled up and rows ready. I guess it’s good to let it sit exposed to the weather for a few months before you plant in it. Immediately I felt behind on my project.”

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What Lies Ahead??

January 21, 2009 Kendra 19

“I don’t know about you, but increasingly I am finding that my thoughts are leading me into more of a survival mode. Ever since the stock market plunged this past September, I have become obsessed with the possibility of another Great Depression.”