Category Archives: Frugal living

Entrepreneurial Homesteading Benefits Community Bottom-line. [Part 4]

Individuals across the region as well as the country are seeing a truly “ground-floor” opportunity through backyard gardening or urban agriculture. The ability to make a living and to create a simpler lifestyle are just a few reasons behind the expansion into entrepreneurial homesteading. Across the country, myriad people are embracing what Melissa Willis, who Read more »

Keep It Simple Homesteader!

I stepped onto the carpet of the bathroom floor and immediately felt a wet squish. Looking down I could see where water had puddled and the carpet was stained. Oh great, I thought, a water leak. Dollar signs started flashing in my mind. I called my hubs up to look. He said, “Well, if it’s Read more »

The Waste Less Havensteader

I hate waste. Unfortunately, I’ve been known to find moldy veggies in the bottom of my refrigerator. I used to basically say “ugh” and then ditch it. “Oh well, I’ll do better next time” was my motto. Then I got to thinking. What if every time I threw food away, I marked down the cost Read more »