Many people have a romantic view of the homestead life: enjoying the fresh air, watching their animals, sipping iced tea, and so forth. The reality is that homesteading is a lot of work. A lot. Not that you won’t have any downtime, but in all likelihood, you’ll be much busier than you were in the city, especially in the beginning.
If you don’t want to run yourself ragged, you’ll need to keep yourself focused and organized, and that’s where this article comes in. Becca from Country Acres Homestead came up with 10 ways to help herself and her family find the simple life they’ve always craved.
She writes, “It’s pretty ironic. We moved to the homestead so we could live the simple life and I have to tell you, it’s been anything but simple. We’ve been dodging roadblocks and jumping hurdles from the very first day we moved in. From living without full electricity, and no running water to finding we just don’t have the financial means to do all the things we planned on doing in our first few months here. Our days are crazy long and sometimes ridiculously disorganized.” Follow the link below to keep reading.