Claiming freedom through homesteading/working/sschooling
Cultivating home and freedom on an oddly narrow five acre property on the edge of Ohio’s Appalachian country.
What We Do
Reclaiming our freedom step-by-step
Traditional wood and Appalachian-style crafts
Chickens – free range eggs, chicks, and pullets. Soon, a breeding flock of Buckeyes.
What’s New in the Shop?
Two of us are happiest when we’re creating (the other prefers to wander through the woods and play with words), so chances are there’s almost always something new appearing at The Homestead Craft.
- Paper Crafts
Our Life on Blog
- It’s Been Quiet Here LatelyI always appreciate when blogs are real — that is, the author writes about what’s really going on in life, not just what will “post” well. For me, that’s been the hardest thing about starting to write again: sometimes there … Continue reading It’s Been Quiet Here Lately
- 4 Steps We’re Taking for IndependenceWere you called while a slave? Do not be concerned about it; but if you can be made free, rather use it. 1 Corinthians 7:21 A little exploratory search on the term “wage slavery” is interesting. If you have the … Continue reading 4 Steps We’re Taking for Independence
- 2020 Fair WeekThis has been a rough year for us with 4h. With the lockdown going into place at the very beginning of the season and not knowing whether fair would happen or not, we were pretty “off” our usual level of … Continue reading 2020 Fair Week