A Farmish Kind of Life
By A Farmish Kind of Life
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Every wondered if life as a homesteader is all it's cracked up to be? Ever wish someone would just sit down and tell you all about it? Hi, I'm Amy Dingmann from afarmishkindoflife.com, and life on our 5-acre Minnesota homestead keeps me busy. Come hang out with me while I share a real and hilariously truthful look at what it's really like to live a farmish kind of life.
||Clean“Doesn’t butchering animals bother you?” Here’s my answer…||Because I’m a gal who writes and talks about butchering, I’m often asked, “Doesn’t butchering animals bother you?” The conversation usually goes something like this. Someone: You seem to really love and care for your animals. Me: I do.||10/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5 Common Homesteading Mistakes to Avoid||Raising chickens. Growing vegetables. Baking bread. Becoming a homesteader is a huge step into a great adventure, but before you get started, let’s look at five common homesteading mistakes that folks make when they first start out on the journey.||10/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSupplemental Light for Chickens? Be Honest About THIS…||It’s one of the dividing wedges that can be driven straight through the chicken community: should you use supplemental light for chickens during the shorter days of the year? (Don’t want to read all the words?||9/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Keep Warm Without Turning up The Heat||As a Minnesota farm(ish) girl, I’m well versed in the art of how to keep warm. When fall rolls around, it’s time to button up and start the unavoidable descent into colder weather. I mean, we all know winter is coming… Cold temperatures can lead [||9/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHomestead Menu Planning: How to make it work with real life||Menu planning is a great way to save money and stay organized. It can also help you eat like a homesteader by making the most of all that homegrown and home raised food you have in your freezer and on your pantry shelves. But some […]||8/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Homesteader Diet: 3 Super Simple Steps||Let’s talk about healthy eating for a second, shall we? Because even as homesteaders, we sometimes need to be reminded how to eat like a homesteader. (Or maybe it’s just me who gets caught up in convenience and ignores the fact I’m basically livin||7/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Convince Your Spouse to Homestead||It’s a question I get a couple times a month from blog readers, newsletter subscribers, or Facebook followers: I want to homestead, but my spouse doesn’t want to. How do I convince them? Now, I’m not a marriage counselor.||7/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5 Ways to Homestead Like Great-Grandma Did||Sure, it’s never going to be the “old days” again, but we can use some of great-grandma’s timeless advice to help out with our modern day homesteading adventures. Here are 5 ways I think we can still homestead like great-grandma once did.||6/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5 Things Baby Chicks Need||If you are thinking about trying your hand at baby chicks, that’s awesome! You’re totally in for some fun. But first we should have a little chat about five things baby chicks need in order to have a safe and happy life at your homestead […]||6/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOverwhelmed Homesteader: It’s Okay to Scale Back||As a homesteader, it’s tempting to want to do all the things. How do I know this? Because homesteading is awesome, and I want to do all the things! Unfortunately, this is the perfect ingredient for becoming an overwhelmed homesteader.||5/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Looking forward to this podcast
Great sound quality for a first episode... hey, it makes a difference... I follow the ‘farmish’ Facebook pages so I'm looking forward to adding this podcast to my rotation!
A great listen!
Lots of good information and fun to listen to! Even the kiddos enjoy!
Just finished listening to my first of your podcasts and loved it. Thanks! Can you try to get on “anypod” skill for Alexa? I’d love to ask Alexa to play your podcast while I’m working in the homestead😊