It seems contradictory, but a self-reliant life is one lived in community with other self-reliant people. Relationships include not just family, but also friends, companion animals, and your spiritual life.

The Classics

Creaing a First Aid Kit for Pets

Your companion animals can be just as important as human family, but they have their own first aid and health needs.

How to Be Grateful In Times of Need

It’s hard to feel grateful when nothing seems to be going right. But that’s when we most need to!

Why Forgiveness is a Daily Choice

The beginning of the very popular Forgiveness series!

Homesteading with (Very) Young Children

It seems like nothing ever gets done and you must be doing it wrong. Here’s the truth of homesteading with little ones.